Troubled Lovers in History: A Sequence of Poems

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Troubled Lovers in History demonstrates an exhilarating range: from the briefest of lyrics to rich and multipartite narrative adventures in exotic realms; from a comic ditsy monologue spoken in immigrant "Yinglish" to a soulful elegy set in San Antonio's Pearl Beer brewery plant; from Martian invaders, through polar explorers, to all of us busy inflicting "words with edges" on those we love. Goldbarth sets his unflinching study of individual hope and grief against the backdrop of history: the travels of Marco Polo; Bertha ...

Troubled Lovers in History: A Sequence of Poems 1999, Ohio State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780814208137

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Troubled Lovers in History: A Sequence of Poems 1999, Ohio State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780814250150

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