By Julie Joosten
Shortlisted for the 2014 Gerald Lampert Memorial Award
Finalist for the 2014 Goldie Awards: Poetry Category
Moving from the Enlightenment technology of usual background to the modern technology of worldwide warming, Light Light is a provocative engagement with the applied sciences and languages that form discourses of figuring out. It bridges the histories of botany, empire, and brain to soak up the declare of "objectivity" because the dissolution of a discrete self and therefore explores the mind's circulation towards and with the realm. The poems in Light Light variety from the epigrammatic to the experimental, from the narrative to the lyric, continually exploring the best way language captures the undulation of a mind’s operating, how that rhythm turns into the embodiment of suggestion, and the way that embodiment kinds a politics engaged with the surroundings and its expanding alterations.
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