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Visiting Picasso by Jim Barnes
  

Synopsis

Visiting Picasso by Jim Barnes

Poems that draw you into them and make their experience your own

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Barnes explores the interplay between the poet's own personal vision of shape and colour and his attempts to relate what is perceived to the discerning eye perceiving it. . . . . Barnes is especially good at charting small human activities. --Poetry Salzburg Review It is unlikely that there is a more cosmopolitan poet at work today than Jim Barnes. . . . Jiim Barnes has a distinguished record of publication, including important translations as well as his own works. . . .A rich collection. --Pleiades


About the Author

Jim Barnes is an internationally recognized poet and translator. He is the author of many books of poetry, including The Sawdust War, Paris, and On a Wing of the Sun, as well as an autobiography, On Native Ground: Memoirs and Impressions, which won the American Book Award. He is the Poet Laureate of Oklahoma for 2009-2010.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st January 2006

Author

Jim Barnes

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Publisher

University of Illinois Press

Format

Paperback
112 pages

Categories

Poetry by individual poets

ISBN

9780252073731

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