So What So That
PoemsBook - 2016
"Praise for Marjorie Welish: "[Welish] challenges 'prettiness' at an almost feverish pitch, working against a poem's anticipated flow even as she moves it along with jazzy verve."--Bookforum Welish uses the page-not as a surface upon which to buoy language, but as a core construction of the poem, in visual and kinetic relationship with text. One of our most challenging and rewarding poets, the pleasure is to simply marvel. From "Vamp ('avant pied')": In laughter you acquit the betwixt divided by half and half helped into the indecent parentheses brooding on reasoning, resonance--too much reverb lay in the epilogue"--
Publisher: Minneapolis :, Coffee House Press,, 2016.
Branch Call Number: 811.54 WE
Characteristics: 1 volume.