Poetry. Asian American Studies. In Marc Gaba's poems, austere typography reveals by suggestion, never declaration. In phrasing and imagery as precise as pencil drawings, the page's white spaces are as active with import as what is visible. Have swerves formally among varied styles, constructing and awakening through the sign-language of a physical book an irrefutable question: Could any of us say that our life is our own? "Marc Gaba meditates on the nature of aesthetic beauty with an almost clinical passion, weaving ...

Have 2011, Tupelo Press

ISBN-13: 9781936797066

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