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Rough Likeness: Essays free pdf Lyric essays that examine the smallest things imaginable--beach glass, the color "gunmetal," a mushroom--as well as states of "being."

About Lia Purpura

Lia Purpura is the author of seven collections of poetry, essays, and translations. Her book of essays, " On Looking "(Sarabande Books), was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. In addition, she has earned fellowships and prizes from Pushcart Press, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Fulbright Program, the Maryland State Arts Council, Loyola University, the MacDowell Colony, the Associated Writing Program (in nonfiction), and Alice James Press (the Beatrice Hawley Award). Her essays and poems have appeared in "The New Yorker, The New Republic, Orion, AGNI," and "The Georgia Review," among others, and were cited five times in "Best American Essays." Lia Purpura is on the faculty of the Rainier Writing Workshop and is Writer-in-Residence at Loyola University in Baltimore, MD. She lives in Baltimore with her husband, conductor Jed Gaylin, and their son.

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Author : Lia Purpura
Publisher : Sarabande Books
Data Published : 01 December 2011
ISBN : 1936747030
EAN : 9781936747030
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 149 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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