Poetry. Art. Collectors and literature lovers alike will want to own a copy of this collaboration between Barbara Guest (poet) and Laurie Reid (artist). Reid's spidery watercolor lines mingle with the letterpress text of one of America's premier writers. A writer and an artist working together establish a Symbiosis, as in Nature, where dissimilar organisms productively live together. Limited edition of 1,500 copies.
One of the most notable members of the New York School and its most prominent woman, Barbara Guest is the author of over twenty books of poetry and fiction. The most recent to appear is The Collected Poems of Barbara Guest (Wesleyan Poetry). Other major works include The Red Gaze (Wesleyan Poetry), FORCES OF IMAGINATION (Kelsey Street Press), Miniatures and Other Poems (Wesleyan Poetry), and SYMBIOSIS (Kelsey Street Press). She was the recipient of numerous awards, including the Frost Medal for Distinguished Lifetime Achievement from the Poetry Society of America. Author City: USA