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Guernica and Other Poems
Alexis Levitin
2004
ePub
The writing of Carlos De Oliviera is usually considered neorealist, but this selection of poems also shows the influence of symbolism, surrealism, and cubism. These poems reflect on the nature of writing in the actual process of its production, which lends this work great density and acuity.
Guernica and Other Poems
Alexis Levitin
2004
Kindle
The writing of Carlos De Oliviera is usually considered neorealist, but this selection of poems also shows the influence of symbolism, surrealism, and cubism. These poems reflect on the nature of writing in the actual process of its production, which lends this work great density and acuity.
Habibi: The diwan of Alim Maghrebi
Habibi
The diwan of Alim Maghrebi
David Solway
2012
ePub
Habibi, the love poems of the Moroccan poet Alim Maghrebi, is the latest in a series of David Solway's poetic “translations,” dating from Andreas Karavis' Saracen Island and including Nesmine Rifat's Pallikari, Rhys Savarin's Reaching for Clear, Bartholomew the Englishman's The Properties of Things, and Dov Ben-Zamir's New Wine, Old...
Habibi: The diwan of Alim Maghrebi
Habibi
The diwan of Alim Maghrebi
David Solway
2012
Kindle
Habibi, the love poems of the Moroccan poet Alim Maghrebi, is the latest in a series of David Solway's poetic “translations,” dating from Andreas Karavis' Saracen Island and including Nesmine Rifat's Pallikari, Rhys Savarin's Reaching for Clear, Bartholomew the Englishman's The Properties of Things, and Dov Ben-Zamir's New Wine, Old...
Halifax: The Other Door to America
Halifax
The Other Door to America
Pietro Corsi
2011
ePub
Pietro Corsi's Halifax combines objective history with acute personal observations to create a vibrant portrait of the city (and the country) that has witnessed the arrival of millions of immigrants from around the world. It is the story of one immigrant's feelings as he journeyed from old to new; and...
Halifax: The Other Door to America
Halifax
The Other Door to America
Pietro Corsi
2011
Kindle
Pietro Corsi's Halifax combines objective history with acute personal observations to create a vibrant portrait of the city (and the country) that has witnessed the arrival of millions of immigrants from around the world. It is the story of one immigrant's feelings as he journeyed from old to new; and...
Happy Slaves: A Duologue on Multicultural Deficit
Happy Slaves
A Duologue on Multicultural Deficit
William Anselmi, Kosta Gouliamos
2011
ePub
In this duologue, Kosta Gouliamos and William Anselmi bring to a head their radical revisioning of the stale concepts of (multi)cultural politics. They discuss and dissect the irrationalities and destructiveness that have undermined the modern techniques of the neocolonial elites and demonstrate how these hegemonic elites have brought about social...
Happy Slaves: A Duologue on Multicultural Deficit
Happy Slaves
A Duologue on Multicultural Deficit
William Anselmi, Kosta Gouliamos
2011
Kindle
In this duologue, Kosta Gouliamos and William Anselmi bring to a head their radical revisioning of the stale concepts of (multi)cultural politics. They discuss and dissect the irrationalities and destructiveness that have undermined the modern techniques of the neocolonial elites and demonstrate how these hegemonic elites have brought about social...
A Hard Gold Thread
Catherine Black
2011
ePub
In this, her second book, Catherine Black weaves together the wonder, heartache, and "unlovely beauty"of a youth that is by turns charmed and disquieting. Straddling genres of memoir, prose, and poetry, A Hard Gold Thread delights in the layering of keenly observed moments, in the subtle play of remembering and...
A Hard Gold Thread
Catherine Black
2011
Kindle
In this, her second book, Catherine Black weaves together the wonder, heartache, and "unlovely beauty"of a youth that is by turns charmed and disquieting. Straddling genres of memoir, prose, and poetry, A Hard Gold Thread delights in the layering of keenly observed moments, in the subtle play of remembering and...
Hard Edge
F.G. Paci
2011
ePub
Hard Edge is about art, modern art and the age-old art of seduction and betrayal, set in Ontario, New York, and Paris. It tells the story of a young teacher and writer, Mark Trecroci, and his relationship with Lisa James, a serious and dedicated painter who tries to live her...
Hard Edge
F.G. Paci
2011
Kindle
Hard Edge is about art, modern art and the age-old art of seduction and betrayal, set in Ontario, New York, and Paris. It tells the story of a young teacher and writer, Mark Trecroci, and his relationship with Lisa James, a serious and dedicated painter who tries to live her...
Hard Lumps: A Memoir
Hard Lumps
A Memoir
Nancy-Gail Burns
2014
ePub
Textbooks describe cancer as a malignant tumour or growth, caused when cells multiply uncontrollably. Researchers give no mention to the consumption of healthy thoughts, and the birth of destructive, negative feelings. Cancer bursts into your consciousness, and like its concrete form, malignant thoughts multiply uncontrollably. In Hard Lumps, Nancy-Gail Burns...
Hard Lumps: A Memoir
Hard Lumps
A Memoir
Nancy-Gail Burns
2014
Kindle
Textbooks describe cancer as a malignant tumour or growth, caused when cells multiply uncontrollably. Researchers give no mention to the consumption of healthy thoughts, and the birth of destructive, negative feelings. Cancer bursts into your consciousness, and like its concrete form, malignant thoughts multiply uncontrollably. In Hard Lumps, Nancy-Gail Burns...
Head Games
Erika Rummel
2014
ePub
A Latino bar in Toronto, 1978. The men can't take their eyes off Lisa, but there is something about her that scares them off. She is a little too intense, a little too needy. Don, a realtor with a murky South American past, is unfazed. He listens patiently when Lisa...
Head Games
Erika Rummel
2013
Kindle
A Latino bar in Toronto, 1978. The men can't take their eyes off Lisa, but there is something about her that scares them off. She is a little too intense, a little too needy. Don, a realtor with a murky South American past, is unfazed. He listens patiently when Lisa...
Here and Not Elsewhere: Selected Poems: 1990-2010
Here and Not Elsewhere
Selected Poems: 1990-2010
Pietro De Marchi, Marco Sonzogni
2013
ePub
The poems that follow -- selected by the poet himself from published as well as unpublished or uncollected work -- represent the variety of De Marchi's poetry. This is a poet who speaks clearly, who does not indulge in half-hearted exchanges, and who is willing to read between the lines....
Here and Not Elsewhere: Selected Poems: 1990-2010
Here and Not Elsewhere
Selected Poems: 1990-2010
Pietro De Marchi, Marco Sonzogni
2013
Kindle
The poems that follow -- selected by the poet himself from published as well as unpublished or uncollected work -- represent the variety of De Marchi's poetry. This is a poet who speaks clearly, who does not indulge in half-hearted exchanges, and who is willing to read between the lines....
Holy Fools + 2 Stories
Marianne Ackerman
2014
ePub
The characters in Holy Fools + 2 Stories are humble people who may seem mad. Burdened by delusion. Driven by irrational goals. They take action and are caught up in the web of events, carried to unfamiliar shores that may or may not denote salvation. There is no message. I...
Holy Fools + 2 Stories
Marianne Ackerman
2014
Kindle
The characters in Holy Fools + 2 Stories are humble people who may seem mad. Burdened by delusion. Driven by irrational goals. They take action and are caught up in the web of events, carried to unfamiliar shores that may or may not denote salvation. There is no message. I...
Human Presences & Possible Futures: Selected Poems
Robert Dickson, Jo-Anne Elder
2013
ePub
This bilingual collection of poetry is a selection of award-winning Franco-Ontarian poet Robert Dickson's various collections of poetry, including his Governor-General Award winning Humains paysages en temps de paix relative (Human Landscapes in Times of Relative Peace).
Human Presences & Possible Futures: Selected Poems
Robert Dickson, Jo-Anne Elder
2013
Kindle
This bilingual collection of poetry is a selection of award-winning Franco-Ontarian poet Robert Dickson's various collections of poetry, including his Governor-General Award winning Humains paysages en temps de paix relative (Human
A Hunger Artist & Other Stories; Poems and Songs of Love
Franz Kafka, Thor Polson, Georg Mordechai Langer, Elana Wolff, Menachem Wolff
2014
ePub
Kafka's writings are characterized by an extreme sensitivity manifested in absurdity, alienation, and gallows humor, and these two particular collections of short pieces, A Country Doctor (1919) and A Hunger Artist (1924), represent later works in the corpus. Poems and Songs of Love is a translation of the collection Piyyutim...
A Hunger Artist & Other Stories; Poems and Songs of Love
Franz Kafka, Thor Polson, Georg Mordechai Langer, Elana Wolff, Menachem Wolff
2014
Kindle
Franz Kafka's writings are characterized by an extreme sensitivity manifested in absurdity, alienation, and gallows humor. These two particular collections of short pieces, A Country Doctor (1919) and A Hunger Artist (1924), newly translated by Thor Polson, represent later works in the corpus. Poems and Songs of Love is a...
I Found It at the Movies: An Anthology of Film Poems
I Found It at the Movies
An Anthology of Film Poems
Ruth Roach Pierson
2014
ePub
Although poetry is one of the oldest art forms and cinema one of the youngest, a symbiosis exists between the two -- an interchange of metaphor, rhythm, point-of-view. No surprise, then, that so many contemporary poets write about film and the magnitude of its effect on modern life. Featuring work...
I Found It at the Movies: An Anthology of Film Poems
I Found It at the Movies
An Anthology of Film Poems
Ruth Roach Pierson
2014
Kindle
Although poetry is one of the oldest art forms and cinema one of the youngest, a symbiosis exists between the two -- an interchange of metaphor, rhythm, point-of-view. No surprise, then, that so many contemporary poets write about film and the magnitude of its effect on modern life. Featuring work...
Images
Louise Bouchard, Christine Tipper
2015
ePub
In a letter that she writes to a certain Théodore, the narrator in Images evokes a tumultuous period in her life: her adolescence. During this period, filled with anxiety and panic, she found help and comfort from Dorothée, a young woman barely older than her, who helped her escape her...
Images
Louise Bouchard, Christine Tipper
2015
Kindle
In a letter that she writes to a certain Théodore, the narrator in Images evokes a tumultuous period in her life: her adolescence. During this period, filled with anxiety and panic, she found help and comfort from Dorothée, a young woman barely older than her, who helped her escape her...
Implicate Me: Short Essays on Reading  Contemporary Poems
Implicate Me
Short Essays on Reading Contemporary Poems
Elana Wolff
2010
ePub
The thirty-three authors whose poems appear in this collection are: Jonathan Bennett, Rosemary Blake, Allan Briesmaster, Robin Blackburn, Clara Blackwood, James Clarke, Ron Charach, Margaret Christakos, Antonio D'Alfonso, Christopher Doda, Kate Marshall Flaherty, Keith Garebian, Ellen S. Jaffe, Steven Laird, John B. Lee, Malca Litovitz, Laura Lush, Joseph Maviglia,...
Implicate Me: Short Essays on Reading  Contemporary Poems
Implicate Me
Short Essays on Reading Contemporary Poems
Elana Wolff
2010
Kindle
The thirty-three authors whose poems appear in this collection are: Jonathan Bennett, Rosemary Blake, Allan Briesmaster, Robin Blackburn, Clara Blackwood, James Clarke, Ron Charach, Margaret Christakos, Antonio D'Alfonso, Christopher Doda, Kate Marshall Flaherty, Keith Garebian, Ellen S. Jaffe, Steven Laird, John B. Lee, Malca Litovitz, Laura Lush, Joseph Maviglia,...
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