Odes

Odes

Book - 2016
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"Following the Pulitzer prize-winning collection Stag's Leap, Sharon Olds gives us a stunning book of odes. Opening with the powerful and tender "Ode to the Hymen," Olds addresses and embodies, in this age-old poetic form, many aspects of love and gender and sexual politics in a collection that is centered on the body and its structures and pleasures. The poems extend parts of her narrative as a daughter, mother, wife, lover, friend, and poet of conscience that will be familiar from earlier collections, each episode and memory burnished by the wisdom and grace and humor of looking back"--Jacket.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780451493644
0451493648
9780451493620
0451493621
Branch Call Number: 811.54 OLDS
Characteristics: xii, 108 pages ; 25 cm

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