R's Boat (New California Poetry, Volume 28)

R's Boat (New California Poetry, Volume 28)

Lisa Robertson

i needed narrative to be an image of distances ringed in purple.

Then i needed it to be digital fields exempt from sentiment.

Then i wished it to be the sufferer elaboration of my senses.

The boldly unique Canadian poet Lisa Robertson has bought excessive compliment for the uncompromising intelligence and elegance of her poetry. In R’s Boat, she brings us to the crossroads of poetry, thought, the physique, and cultural feedback. those poems deliver clean vehemence to Robertson’s ongoing exam of the altering form of feminism, the male-dominated philosophical culture, the day-by-day sorts of discourse, and the chances of language itself.

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