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Vintage Books, a division of Random House LLC, 2014 - Poetry - 167 pages
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Some years ago I wrote a book about a boy named Geryon who was red and had wings and fell in love with Herakles. Recently I began to wonder what happened to them in later life. Red Doc
To live past the end of your myth is a perilous thing.

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User Review  - JWarren42 - LibraryThing

What I've come to expect from Carson is poetry that strikes like lightning in not only its meaning, but arrangement, and connection to mythology. While meaning stays a strongpoint in this work, the ... Read full review

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User Review  - williecostello - LibraryThing

Earlier this year, I read Anne Carson's Autobiography of Red for the first time and loved it (see my review further up in this thread). So it was a great joy (and surprise) when I learned that this ... Read full review

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About the author (2014)

ANNE CARSON was born in Canada and has been a professor of Classics for over thirty years. Her awards and honors include the Lannan Award, the Pushcart Prize, the Griffin Trust Award for Excellence in Poetry, and fellowships from the Guggenheim and MacArthur Foundations.

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