Barnard's Star

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Enitharmon Press, 2004 - Poetry - 61 pages
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Tamar Yoseloff’s second collection moves from the mysteries of the sky - an invisible red dwarf, the aurora borealis - to the everyday life of earth - an abandoned seaside pier, a crowded London bus, a Woolworths in a small American town, places in Yoseloff’s vision no less fantastic than the celestial world. What links them is a belief in the unknown, faith in the ability to bridge distance and loss through language.

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About the author (2004)

Tamar Yoseloff was born in the US. In 1965 Her first full collection Sweetheart (Slow Dancer, 1998) was a Poetry Book Society Special Commendation and the winner of the Aldeburgh Festival Prize. Her work has appeared in a number of anthologies, magazines and newspapers, including The Forward Book of Poetry, The Independent, PN Review, Ambit and British Council New Writing 12. In 2001 she was awarded a New Writers' bursary from London Arts and in 2003 she received an M.Phil in Writing from the University of Glamorgan.

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