A Fiddle Pulled from the Throat of a Sparrow, Noah Eli Gordon

A Fiddle Pulled from the Throat of a Sparrow

Noah Eli Gordon

Publisher: New Issues Poetry & Prose
PubDate: 4/1/2007
ISBN: 9781930974685
Price: $14.00
Quantity Available: 102
Pages: 98
SKU #: H14B

Poetry. In this winner of the 2006 Green Rose Prize "You can fairly hear the pinging of the world and all its parts-noises of earth's objects rubbing against each other and the spheres. In this ebullient music find the translation of colors, shapes, space, speech, integrity, destruction. It's as if the world's most believable cape were thrown back and below we found not a sham of seasons but all the body's most dynamic possibilities"—Eleni Sikelianos.

Author City: BOULDER, CO USA

Noah Eli Gordon is the author of several books, including THE WORD KINGDOM IN THE WORD KINGDOM (Brooklyn Arts Press, 2015), THE YEAR OF THE ROOSTER (Ahsahta Press, 2013), THE SOURCE (Futurepoem, 2011), and Novel Pictorial Noise (Harper Perennial, 2007), which was selected by John Ashbery for the National Poetry Series and subsequently chosen for the San Francisco State Poetry Center Book Award. He is an Assistant Professor in the MFA program in Creative Writing at The University of Colorado- Boulder, where he currently directs Subito Press. 

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