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New and Collected Poems free pdf A new collection of poems from celebrated poet, novelist, and biographer Jay Parini This new collection from acclaimed poet Jay Parini, the first in well over a decade, revolves around his deep connection to nature and underlines his concerns about the impacts of pollution and climate change. Published on the heels of a major new biography of Gore Vidal (Doubleday, October 2015), and around the same time as the anticipated release of a new film based on his book "Benjamin s Crossing," this collection will also be Parini s first since the release of the popular and acclaimed film "The Last Station," based on his novel of the same title. In these beautiful, haunting poems, Parini writes about the landscapes of mining country, of the railroads of Pennsylvania, of farm country, of worlds lost, families dispersed, faith tried and contested."

About Jay Parini

Jay Parini is a poet, novelist, biographer, and critic. His five books of poetry include "The Art of Subtraction: New and Selected Poems." He has written eight novels, including "Benjamin s Crossing," "The Apprentice Lover," "The Passages of H.M.," and "The Last Station," which was made into an Academy Award nominated film starring Helen Mirren and Christopher Plummer. Parini has also written biographies of John Steinbeck, Robert Frost, and William Faulkner, as well as other nonfiction works such as "Jesus: The Human Face of God," "Why Poetry Matters," and "Promised Land: Thirteen Books That Changed America." He writes for various publications, including the "New York Times," the "Guardian," and the "Chronicle of Higher Education.""

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Author : Jay Parini
Publisher : Beacon Press
Data Published :
ISBN : 0807030139
EAN : 9780807030134
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 248 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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