✓ Canyons || ☆ PDF Read by ↠ James Belflower Matthew Klane


  • Title: Canyons
  • Author: James Belflower Matthew Klane
  • ISBN: 9780979088889
  • Page: 139
  • Format: Paperback

  • In James Belflower s and Matthew Klane s Canyons, image and text combine in a powerful, profound reimagining of Manifest Destiny and its virulent consequences The fragmented lines and images of tangled topographical maps create a landscape through which the mind clamors for answers But there are no answers there is no coherent mapping possible for the land become trIn James Belflower s and Matthew Klane s Canyons, image and text combine in a powerful, profound reimagining of Manifest Destiny and its virulent consequences The fragmented lines and images of tangled topographical maps create a landscape through which the mind clamors for answers But there are no answers there is no coherent mapping possible for the land become trinket store In its white space dwarfing the words on each page, Canyons gestures toward the ultimate preeminence of the natural world, which dwarfs man s futile attempts to divide, conquer, and tame it My voice is lost in the view, one speaker claims, and that is as it should be Laura Sims
    James Belflower Matthew Klane
    James Belflower is a poet, critic, and performer who lives in Albany, NY with his wife, Jessica, and their dachshund, Jake He received a Ph.D in Contemporary Poetry and Poetics from SUNY Albany His creative and critical work, broadly speaking, focuses on employing artistic models to investigate our embeddedness in the material world He is the coauthor of the multimedia project Canyons Flimb Press 2016 with Matthew Klane, The Posture of Contour Spring Gun Press 2013 , Commuter Instance Press 2009 , and Bird Leaves the Cornice, winner of the 2011 Spring Gun Press Chapbook Prize His poems, essays, and reviews appear, or are forthcoming in Aufgabe, Fence, New American Writing, 1913, and Drunken Boat, among others With Matthew Klane, he co curates the Yes Poetry and Performance Series whose mission is to bring writing into conversation with other art forms.


    Commentaires:

    17th Century Eco J
    First to rate, review! How to describe this collaborative work? A psychedelic, gorgeous sounding, poisoned meditation on the surveying of West? "prickly-pierced--/naked/and hostile--/see yourself//shake / the scorpions out // of your nostrils." A meditation on perception, landscape, and the language sublime w/the American West as its backdrop written in sentences that glossily slide around, trying to lose the reader in their design? "For a brief moment the slightly offset faces of Pah-ri-ats in [...]

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