Book Æ Half of the World in Light288 pages

Doc ↠ Half of the World in Light ↠ Juan Felipe Herrera

Herrera has evolved than almost any other Chicano poet always re inventing himself into a mature and seasoned voice Now in this unprecedented collection we encounter the trajectory of this highly innovative and original writer bringing the full scope of his singular vision into view Beginning with early material from A Certain Man and moving through thirteen of his collections into new previously unpublished work this assemblage Herrera is currently the US Poet Laureate The New York Times says “A

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Half of the World in Light For nearly four decades Juan Felipe Herrera has documented his experience as a Chicano in the United States and Latin America through stunning memorable poetry that is both personal and universal in its impact themes and approach Often political never fainthearted his career has been marked by tremendous virtuosity and a uniue sensibility for uncovering the unknown and the unexpected Through a variety of stages and transformations I am completely unualified to critiue poetry in any way whatsoever so w

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Book Æ Half of the World in Light 288 pages Ø For nearly four decades Juan Felipe Herrera has documented his experience as a Chicano in the United States and Latin America through stunning memorable poetry that is both personal and universal in its impact themes and approach Often political never fainthearted his career has been markAlso includes an audio CD of the author reading twenty four selected poems aloud Serious scholars and readers alike will now have available to them a representative set of glimpses into his production as well as his origins and personal developmentThe ultimate value of bringing together such a collection however is that it will allow us to better understand and appreciate the complexity of what this major American poet is all abou No better poet in the creation