Description - Of Gravity and Angels by Jane Hirshfield
The title of this book is Of Gravity and Angels and is written by author Jane Hirshfield. The book Of Gravity and Angels is published by University Press of New England. The ISBN of this book is 9780819511386 and the format is Paperback. The publisher has not provided a book description for Of Gravity and Angels by Jane Hirshfield.
(229mm x 140mm x mm)
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Author Biography - Jane Hirshfield
JANE HIRSHFIELD's first book, Alaya, received the Quarterly Review Of Literature Prize in 1982. In 1986, OF Gravity Angels receive d the Joseph Henry Jackson Award from the San Francisco Foundation for a book in progress; in 1989, it was awarded the Commonwealth Club Poetry Medal. Hirshfield's third book The October Palace, published in 1994, received the Bay Area Book Reviewers Award, the Commonwealth Club Poetry Medal, and the Poetry Center Book Award. She has also edited aand co-translated The Ink dark Moon: Poems be Komachi and Shikibu, Women of the Ancient Court of Japan (1988) and edited Women in Praise of the Sacred: 43 Centuries of Spiritual Poetry by Women (1994). Hirshfield's other honors include a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Rockerfeller Foundation Bellagio Fellowship, Columbia University's Translatioon Center Award, and a Pushcart Prize. He has taught at the University of California at Berkely and the University of San Francisco and lives in Mill valley, California.