Picture Palace, Stephanie Young

Picture Palace

Stephanie Young

Publisher: In Girum Imus Nocte et Consumimur Igni
PubDate: 8/1/2008
ISBN: 9781934639061
Binding: PAPERBACK
Price: $15.00
Quantity Available: 164
Pages: 120
SKU #: N13E
 

Poetry. "PICTURE PALACE gives an old story a new language: girl grows up in church, thinks she can leave, but then years later realizes that despite all the things she's done to get out that she is still captive. That the girl sees this fact through the words and images of others is what makes Stephanie Young's first book since TELLING THE FUTURE OFF something so new, so moving, so resonant with connective tissue that to be so caught feels like responsibility and also liberation"—Juliana Spahr.

Author City: OAKLAND, CA USA

Stephanie Young lives and works in Oakland. She edited the anthology BAY POETICS (Faux Press, 2006) and is currently at work on the collaborative website Deep Oakland. Her books of poetry are URSULA OR UNIVERSITY (Krupskaya, 2013), PICTURE PALACE (ingirumimusnocteetcomsumimurigni, 2008), and TELLING THE FUTURE OFF (Tougher Disguises, 2005).

Reviews and Other Links
http://openlettersmonthly.com/issue/january-2009-stephanie-young/


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