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Sea Salt free pdf Long regarded as one of the best narrative and dramatic poets at work in the United States, David Mason has also been regularly producing soulful lyrics. In the ten years since the publication of his last collection of shorter poems, Mason has refined his art in the fires of wrenching personal change. The result is an almost entirely new poetic voice and his most rigorous and memorable book to date. Emotionally resonant and elegant in phrasing, the poems of "Sea Salt," which have appeared in publications such as "Best American Poetry," "The New Yorker," "Harper s," and "Poetry," are a powerful evocation of crisis and change. These poems of a decade demonstrate that the author of "Ludlow: A Verse Novel" and "The Scarlet Libretto "is also a lyric poet at the top of his game."

About David Mason

David Mason is the Poet Laureate of Colorado. His books of poems include "The Buried Houses," "The Country I Remember," and "Arrivals." His verse novel, "Ludlow," won the Colorado Book Award in 2007, and was named Best Book of Contemporary Poetry of the year by the "Contemporary Poetry Review." It was also featured on the "PBS NewsHour." Mason is the author of an essay collection, "The Poetry of Life and the Life of Poetry," and a memoir, "News from the Village," which appeared in 2010. A new collection of essays, "Two Minds of a Western Poet," followed in 2011. Mason has also written the libretti for composer Lori Laitman s opera of "The Scarlet Letter, "her operatic adaptation of "Ludlow," and her oratorio, "Vedem. "A former Fulbright fellow to Greece, he lives in Colorado and Oregon and teaches at Colorado College."

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Author : David Mason
Publisher : Red Hen Press
Data Published : 01 April 2014
ISBN : 1597099651
EAN : 9781597099653
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 102 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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