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The tethers

Etter, C (2009) The tethers. Seren, Bridgend. ISBN 9781854114921

Abstract

American expatriate Carrie Etter's debut collection, The Tethers, introduces a compelling new voice. By turns wry, celebratory, and pensive, the poems roam from an imaginary village to Manhattan, the southwestern U.S., London, the Czech Republic, and Etter's homeland, the Illinois prairie. With a lyric intensity born of compression and linguistic precision, The Tethers' travels are as much psychological as physical, exploring the life of the mind as it engages with delight and despair, pleasure and hardship, in an unusually mature first book.

Item Type: Book
Keywords: Loss (Psychology) — Poetry. American poetry — 21st century.
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Divisions: College of Liberal Arts
Date Deposited: 07 Feb 2013 14:25
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2016 14:00
URI: http://researchspace.bathspa.ac.uk/id/eprint/637
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