Ghost Girl

Ghost Girl

Amy Gerstler


Sly and complicated, direct, playful, and profound, Amy Gerstler’s new assortment highlights her special poetic kind. In thirty-seven poems, utilizing various dramatic voices and visible strategies, she reveals which means in unforeseen areas, from a journey of a doll health center to an advert for a CD of Beethoven symphonies to an earthy exploration of toast. Gerstler’s abiding interests—in love and mourning, in technological know-how and pseudoscience, within the suggestion of an afterlife, in seances and magic—are all represented right here. pleasing and erudite, complicated but available, those poems will increase Gerstler’s popularity as a major modern poet.

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