The Long Fault
By (author) Jay Rogoff
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Long Fault by Jay Rogoff
Book DescriptionIn The Long Fault, Jay Rogoff explores how the disasters of human history scar the individual psyche and how our creative acts of art and love help us to resist this damage. After opening with Cain launched into exile-"from the good book hurled / out to beget the world"-Rogoff then sweeps us along in his imaginative wanderings, pondering our mortality through the means and powers poetry makes available. The poems explore sacred and secular history, including wars as ancient as Troy and as contemporary as Iraq, and incidents of mass violence from the Middle Ages to modern times. They simultaneously enlist the power of all forms of art as an ally in confronting disaster and helping us proceed.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780807133040
Paperback / softback
(228mm x 153mm x 6mm)
Imprint: Louisiana State University Press
Publisher: Louisiana State University Press
Publish Date: 1-Mar-2008
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Jay Rogoff
Jay Rogoff is the author of the poetry collections The Cutoff and How We Came to Stand on That Shore. His verse has appeared in Agni, Georgia Review, Kenyon Review, Literary Imagination, The Progressive, Southern Review, and many other journals. A lecturer in English at Skidmore College, he lives in Saratoga Springs, New York.
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