Cover of: School of fish by Eileen Myles
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An edition of School of fish (1997)

School of fish

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In School of Fish Eileen Myles hooks our attention and reels it in with a pulsing, sinuous rush of images seized from urban life's experimental flow.

Illuminating these densely and intensely alive new poems is an eloquent and revealing prose essay, "The Lesbian Poet", wherein Myles addresses the sources of her art, paying homage to her favorite living poets and early influences, and spelling out her own vitalist / proprioceptive aesthetic: "I think we all write out poems with our metabolism, our sexuality, for me a poem has always been an imagined body of a sort, getting that down in time, it moves this way and that, it is full of its own sense of possibility".

With agility, grace and speed, Eileen Myles explores poetic possibilities, stretching linguistic boundaries while hungrily searching for the taste of life's quick core. "I have this compulsion to live no matter what..".

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Cover of: School of fish
School of fish
1997, Black Sparrow Press
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Published in

Santa Rosa

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
811/.54
Library of Congress
PS3563.Y498 S38 1997, PS3563.Y498S38 1997

The Physical Object

Pagination
193 p. :
Number of pages
193

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL666114M
Internet Archive
schooloffish00myle
ISBN 10
1574230328, 1574230336, 157423031X
LCCN
97011773
Library Thing
1171135
Goodreads
380856
1194496
2976030

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