School of the Arts

School of the Arts : Poems

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With School of the Arts, Mark Doty's darkly graceful seventh collection, the poet reinvents his own voice at midlife, finding his way through a troubled passage. At once witty and disconsolate -- formally inventive, acutely attentive, insistently alive -- this is a book of fierce vulnerability that explores the ways in which we are educated by the implacable powers of time and desire in a world that constantly renews itself.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 134.6 x 205.7 x 10.2mm | 90.72g
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0060752467
  • 9780060752460

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Memorable, essential, big hearted, joyous in music ... this is the finest book of poems by one of our finest poets. --Alan Shapiro"
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