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Labors Lost Left Unfinished (Paperback)

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Mr. Pavlic has listened closely to our most profound American art, the blues and jazz, and that music has not only helped him achieve poetic form but allowed him to explore a mesh of experience extraneous to literary theories. He is, doubtless, aware of such theories, but the voices in his poems flow from a denser space, having penetrated a denser reality, returning via the imagination and its many discontents. In many of them, music and its creation/performance are metaphorized into human relationships. This is intimate and soulful work, breathing, brushing, or tonguing its instrument. --Adrienne Rich.

About the Author


Ed Pavli is the author of several books including Paraph of Bone and Other Kinds of Blue, which won the American Poetry Review: Honickman First Book Award in 2001, Crossroads Modernism, and Winners Have Yet to be Announced: A Song for Donny Hathaway, an epic poem centered on the life and music of the soul singer.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781931357395
ISBN-10: 1931357390
Publisher: Sheep Meadow Press
Publication Date: November 1st, 2006
Pages: 168
Language: English