In the title poem of this collection, the speaker declares that the common measure of love is loss, signature qualities of the poems of Michael Waters. Parthenopi: New and Selected Poems collects the best of Waters, whose vivid, sensual poems evoke poignant memories of loss and the emotional aftermath. Contains generous selections from Waters' six previous volumes, as well as new work.
Buy Parthenopi book by Michael Waters from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(236mm x 160mm x 20mm)
BOA Editions, Limited
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Author Biography - Michael Waters
Michael Waters is Professor of English at Salisbury University in Maryland where he teaches creative writing and American literature. He has published six collections of poetry, including three from BOA Editions and three from Carnegie Mellon University Press.