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By Carl Dennis

ISBN-10: 0143118382

ISBN-13: 9780143118381

From the winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Ruth Lilly Prize

This new assortment through acclaimed poet Carl Dennis is set vocation within the biggest experience, the paintings that we think offers our lives that means, and the demanding situations that are available in defining such paintings and in doing it good. The poems method their topic from various views: a calling may perhaps contain a compromise with obstacles, or be an expression of person objective; if a calling in a few poems presents a substitute for the disease of the realm, in others it bargains a method to form the realm as we're formed via it. because the poems converse to one another, they shape a discussion of attitudes that makes room for either frustration and success, a discussion that incorporates us and takes us past ourselves.

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