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A Small Map of Experience: Reflections & Aphorisms
To entail, scan and embrace more knowledge of what is and what ought to be...
Beyond The Flames
A woman, following a visit to Auschwitz, meditates on the possibility -- or impossibility --...
Against The Light
This collection presents a bilingual Italian-English selection of the poetry of Tiziano Broggiato, winner of...
The Stalinist's Wife
Louise Aubert leaves Mathieu Lord when he joins the Stalinist party. Fifteen years later, she...
Elsewhere on Earth
This collection chronicles French poet Emmanuel Merle's three-week road trip through the American West in...
For The Maintenance of Landscape: Selected Poems
Most contemporary poets wear their cultural and artistic influences on their sleeve. Picking up a...
Rooms is lyrical and meditative, painterly, erotic and philosophical. The book is thematically and structurally a unity, but a unity of many parts, one and multiple. Rooms, many-chambered, purposeful and highly stylized yet light, light and airy as a beehive. Rooms plays like a late 20th century blues-inflected jazz. There are multiple melodies, linked through motifs and memory: recurrent variations on several themes--childhood, life and death, love, memory and duration. Throughout, you find yourself lending the poems your soul as well as your ear.

"my hands, your hands. your lips. on my breasts, on my belly. bodies that seek one another … you speak of “the little death.” i say the sheets become flesh."
Rooms

Louise Dupré, Karen Isabel Ocaña
2017
Rooms
Wings Folded in Cracks
Date With Destiny
Human Presences & Possible Futures: Selected Poems
Farida
Life Stories
A Still Life: Selected Poems (1960-2010)
Images
Delft Blue & Objects of the World: Archives I and II
The Golden Shower: Or What Men Want
The Four Roads Hotel
Deadly Nightshade: Selected Poems
Impromptu: A Trilingual Edition