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Author: Marianne Boruch

Poet and essayist Marianne Boruch grew up in Chicago and received a BS from the University of Illinois and an MFA from the University of Massachusetts. She is the author of several collections of poetry, including CADAVER, SPEAK (Copper Canyon Press, 2014), and THE BOOK OF HOURS (Copper Canyon Press, 2011), which was a finalist for the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize. Her honors include fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, two Pushcart Prizes, and the Terrence Des Pres Prize for Poetry. Boruch has taught at Purdue University since the inception of their MFA program, and she also teaches in the low-residency MFA program at Warren Wilson College.

The Book of Hours
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The Book of Hours

Copper Canyon Press

Poetry. Endearingly strange, unsentimental, and uniquely structured, in true Rilkean fashion THE BOOK OF HOURS questions the meaning and significance of everything from the flaws of human interaction to perfect posture. Unrelenting honesty and exact...

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Eventually One Dreams the Real Thing
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Eventually One Dreams the Real Thing

Copper Canyon Press

Poetry. In her tenth volume of poetry, Marianne Boruch displays a historical omnipresence, as she converses with Dickinson, envisions Turner painting, and empathizes with Arthur Conan Doyle. She looks unabashedly at the brutality of recent history, ...

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