Cover of: Aviaries | Yvonne C. Murphy

Aviaries

Published by Carolina Wren Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English.

About the Edition

Aviaries, by Yvonne C. Murphy, is a first collection of poetry determined to integrate the intellect with lyric intensity. Whether alighting on the public or the private--city streets, parks, apartments, nests, crowds, carnival rides, famous inventors and thinkers, family--these poems do not segregate emotion from thought, logic from intuition, abstractions from concretion. Birds are the central motif and while they often remain themselves, they also evoke the arts and transcendence (flight). The birds are hardy and fragile, persistent yet flighty. They are seekers that embody how humans yearn, pursue, and in spite of splendor along the way, never quite arrive.

Edition Notes

Winner of the 2010 Carolina Wren Press Poetry Prize, selected by Minnie Bruce Pratt.

Print version record.

Series
Poetry series -- 14, Poetry series (Durham, N.C.) -- #14.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
811/.6
Library of Congress
PS3613.U756 A95 2011eb

The Physical Object

Format
[electronic resource] /
Pagination
1 online resource (65 pages) :
Number of pages
65

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26340344M
Internet Archive
isbn_9780932112637
ISBN 10
093211203X, 0932112692, 1283007118
ISBN 13
9780932112033, 9780932112699, 9781283007115, 9780932112637
OCLC/WorldCat
708566819
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