I Love Artists: New and Selected Poems

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University of California Press, 2006 - Literary Criticism - 145 pages
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Drawing on four decades of work and including new poems published here for the first time, this selection of Mei-mei Berssenbrugge’s poetry displays the extraordinary luminosity characteristic of her style--its delicate, meticulous observation, great scenic imagination, and unusual degree of comfort with states of indetermination, contingency, and flux.

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Berssenbrugge, like so many poets of her generation, investigates perception; also the relationships among world (matter); image (thought, art)and symbol(word,name). Early on, her poetry becomes ... Read full review

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Berssenbrugge├ƒ┬»├‚┬┐├‚┬Żs (The Four Year Old Girl ) first major collection spans nearly 40 years of work culled from eight books, with some new additions. Her early writing presents an abstract woman ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Mei-mei Berssenbrugge was born in Beijing and lives in New Mexico. She is the author of nine volumes of poetry, including Nest, The Four Year Old Girl, and Empathy.

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