Guests of Space

Guests of Space Anselm Hollo hangs his poetic hat upon the sonnet graciously inviting us into his conversation with poets and thinkers both here and gone on subjects that range from environmentalism to the WTO pro

  • Title: Guests of Space
  • Author: Anselm Hollo
  • ISBN: 9781566891929
  • Page: 370
  • Format: Paperback
  • Anselm Hollo hangs his poetic hat upon the sonnet, graciously inviting us into his conversation with poets and thinkers, both here and gone, on subjects that range from environmentalism to the WTO protests, from wars waged in Kosovo and Iraq to questions of creativity and mortality.With trademark wit, acumen, and charm, Hollo s contribution to this multigenerational, interAnselm Hollo hangs his poetic hat upon the sonnet, graciously inviting us into his conversation with poets and thinkers, both here and gone, on subjects that range from environmentalism to the WTO protests, from wars waged in Kosovo and Iraq to questions of creativity and mortality.With trademark wit, acumen, and charm, Hollo s contribution to this multigenerational, international choir is one of the most important and enjoyable in contemporary letters.Andrei Codrescu has said he awaits Hollo s new poems with eagerness than those of any other living poet, and Library Journal urges us not to miss anything at all by this strong poet.

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    1. I once saw Anselm Hollo at a bookstore in Denver that I haunted for two years. I saw him, not at a reading, but browsing the vast selection of sale books on the lower level. Being very shy by nature, I didn’t approach him, but rather haunted him for fifteen minutes; a haunting within my haunting. My eyes lingered over him as his eyes lingered over first this book then that book then another, and there was such patient awareness in his gaze, such total yet unstrained attention, such presence, t [...]

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