[The Marvelous Arithmetics of Distance Poems 1987 1992] Read ¶ Audre Lorde


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  • The Marvelous Arithmetics of Distance Poems 1987 1992
  • Audre Lorde
  • English
  • 25 August 2018
  • 9780393311709

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Summary The Marvelous Arithmetics of Distance Poems 1987 1992 ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ves” in the words of Adrienne Rich Audre Lorde 1934 1992 was the author of ten volumes of poetry and five works of prose She was named New York State Poet in 1991; her other hono. And with this I close out my Audre Lorde poetry excursion This collection was written towards the end of her life when she was struggling with cancer so while there are some poems dealing with race and politics and change and injustice it also deals a lot with personal loss and memory and death and I found those to be the most poignant knowing that the lines How hard it is to sleep in the middle of life and I can t just sit here staring death in her face blinking and asking for a new name by which to greet her were among her last Powerful in a different kind of way than her previous collections but just as lushly written

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Summary The Marvelous Arithmetics of Distance Poems 1987 1992 ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free This collection 39 poems written between 1987 and 1992 is the final volume by a major American poet whose concerns are international and whose words have left their mark on many li. Rushing headlonginto new silenceyour facedips on my horizonthe nameof a cherished dreamriding my anchorone sweet seasonto cast offon another voyageNo reckoning allowedsave the marvelous arithmeticof distance Smelling the Wind pg 3 Gloria has a permitto change the earthplucks fliesfrom the airwhile discussingrevolutionis taken for localin a lotof different places Building pg 26 The cockroachwho is dyingand the womanwho is blindagreenot to noticeeach other s shame Kitchen Linoleum pg 36 Timber seasons betterif it is cut in the fourth uarterof a barren signIn Cancerthe most fertile of skysignsI shall build a housethat will stand forever Construction pg 47 In whose beddid I lie asweatas the first thrush soundedtelling myself storiesof someone I used to behurling myselfat the unfamiliar shoretaunting the rocks long shadowtill the waves beat my rageback to spindriftand my wars came homeThe girls who liveat the edge of the calm poolwhere the moon risesteach meto leave dreams alone Change pg 56

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Summary The Marvelous Arithmetics of Distance Poems 1987 1992 ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Rs include the Manhattan Borough President’s Award for Excellence in the Arts The Marvelous Arithmetics of Distance was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award in 1994. Intimidatingly brilliant And not an easy read Lorde has a deceptively fluid and lyrical voice that belies the musculature of her thoughts She is all that it means to be a modern woman and


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