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By Dean Young

ISBN-10: 1556594313

ISBN-13: 9781556594311

ISBN-10: 1556595271

ISBN-13: 9781556595271

"Dean younger demanding situations the reader to hold on as he jigs from one poetic variety to a different and units a wondrous direction throughout a Duchampian landscape."—Chicago Tribune

"In Young's paintings, the massive crucial questions—mortality, id, the which means of life—aren't easily foodstuff for suggestion; they're grounds for entertainment."—The Sunday big name (Toronto)

Dean younger escorts his transplanted center into invigorating poetic territory that mixes the enjoyment of being alive along with his signature mix of surrealism, humor, and fast-cut imagery. A Pulitzer finalist recognized for his hard-won insights, NPR acknowledged it top after they saw that younger sees "even within the smallest issues the heights of what we will be able to be."

From "Harvest":

Bring me the excessive center of a trapezist.
If no longer, carry me the center of a inebriated monk
so i'll light up an historic text
in a language i will not understand.
The mind too is blood, blood racing
100 miles an hour on education wheels
so allow me splash via a purple puddle,
let me kiss the face of a crimson puddle,
let me write my crazed, severe demands
on the frost-cracked window of god's split
chest…

Dean younger is the writer of twelve books of poetry, together with finalists for the Pulitzer Prize and Griffin Award. He teaches on the college of Texas and lives in Austin.

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