Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations


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Winner of the 2012 National Book Award for Poetry. To read David FerryOCOs "Bewilderment" is to be reminded that poetry of the highest order can be made by the subtlest of means. The passionate nature and originality of FerryOCOs prosodic daring works astonishing transformations that take your breath away. In poem after poem, his diction modulates beautifully between plainspoken high eloquence and colloquial vigor, making his distinctive speech one of the most interesting and ravishing achievements of the past half century. ...

Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations 2012, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226244884

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