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Author: Laura Moriarty

Laura Moriarty's recent books are PERSONAL VOLCANO (2019), Verne & Lemurian Objects (2017), The Fugitive Notebook (2014), WHO THAT DIVINES (2014), A TONALIST (2010), A Semblance: Selected and New Poems, 1975-2007, and the novel ULTRAVIOLETA (2006). Her awards include Poetry Center Book Award, a Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation Award in Poetry, a New Langton Arts Award in Literature and a Fund for Poetry grant. She lives in Richmond, California.

A Tonalist
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A Tonalist

Nightboat Books

Poetry. Essay. Cross-Genre. In a combination of discourse and lyric, paragraph and couplet, Bay Area poet and novelist Laura Moriarty explicates the poetics of a group of writers that resists categorization. This book-length essay uses the work of t...

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The Case
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The Case

O Books

Poetry. "THE CASE, besides being a mystery to be solved (where is the dead beloved, what happened to him?) and a literal case or box containing items (as with Duchamp's Boxes) pertinent to the larger work (the 'wedding'; or past and present lives) a...

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LIKE ROADS
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LIKE ROADS

Kelsey Street Press

Poetry. "Read these roads. Never will it be more apparent that space not time makes value. Passing glances amount to the whole story - that is, women, not judges. The measures are the airs; they build a city of music" -Fanny Howe.

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Personal Volcano
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Personal Volcano

Nightboat Books

Poetry. California Interest. A mesmerizing exploration of the intensity and power of volcanoes in personal, geologic, and spiritual time. PERSONAL VOLCANO explores the history of volcano-related catastrophes worldwide, meditating on ecopoetics and c...

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Rondeaux
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Rondeaux

Roof Books

Poetry. "Laura Moriarty's RONDEAUX is a beautiful and complex collection of writings. They seem to emerge out of one or many situations, but as if they were locations in a person's life. These situations were once narrative or are about to be so, bu...

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SELF-DESTRUCTION
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SELF-DESTRUCTION

The Post-Apollo Press

Poetry. SELF-DESTRUCTION is an uneasy harmonics between self, self-representation, and other. Dissonant and deceptive, their frequencies resound throughout the text, amplifying and collapsing difference. In the cosmology of SELF-DESTRUCTION, the uni...

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Ultravioleta
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Ultravioleta

Atelos

Fiction. In Ultravioleta, a variety of space travelers -- some clones, some humans, some robots, some aliens who are called "I," and a number of hybrids of the above -- travel around time and space, think, talk, have a dinner, and eventually get on ...

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Who That Divines
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Who That Divines

Nightboat Books

Poetry. WHO THAT DIVINES comprises short songs and puzzles and longer poems of memoir and history—all of which assert an unconventionally feminist sense of the possibility of locating the divine in language, politics, and daily life. Moriarty's posi...

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