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Under Albany
By Ron Silliman

Under Albany

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Under Albany by Ron Silliman

Book Awards

  • Winner of Small Press Book Award 2004.

Book Description

Small Press Traffic "Book of the Year 2004". This memoir provides an exquisitely rich exploration of the relation of context to reference, subtext to meaning, back story to presented experience, and composition to poetics. All of Silliman's work unravels and reforms in this exemplary and exhilarating act of attention, recollection, and reflection.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781844710515
ISBN-10: 1844710513
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 7mm)
Pages: 116
Imprint: Salt Publishing
Publisher: Salt Publishing
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Ron Silliman

Age of Huts (Compleat) by Ron Silliman Age of Huts (Compleat), Paperback (April 2007)

Brings together all of the poems in auhtor's Age of Huts cycle, including Ketjak, Sunset Debris, The Chinese Notebook, and 2197, as well as two key satellite texts, Sitting Up, Standing, Taking Steps, and BART. This title questions everything we have known about poetry in order to see the world anew.

Sophist by Ron Silliman Sophist, Paperback (September 2004)

A pivotal book for Bernstein, The Sophist demonstrated his great range of subject matter, style, and genre. By contrasting wildly different approaches to poetry, Bernstein not only questions the intrinsic value of any given form but also provides a model for his later heterogeneous books.

Tjanting by Ron Silliman Tjanting, Paperback (September 2002)

Silliman's major long poem published in a new edition and introduced by Barrett Watten. Tjanting abounds in a wealth of cultural reference and explores the strategies and procedures of constructing a reality in language. This classic text will delight readers and provide students of modern American poetry with a key work of the late 20th Century.

Veil by Ron Silliman Veil, Paperback (October 2001)

"Veil" contains poems from five of Armantrout's previous books as well as a selection of new poems.

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Author Biography - Ron Silliman

Ron Silliman has written and edited 24 books of poetry and criticism to date, including the anthology In the American Tree. He lives in Chester County, Pennsylvania, with his wife and two sons, and works as a market analyst in the computer industry. Since 1979, Silliman has been writing a poem entitled The Alphabet. Volumes published thus far from that project have included ABC, Demo to Ink, Jones, Lit, Manifest, N/O, Paradise, (R), Toner, What and Xing.

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