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- University of Pittsburgh Press 2012; US$ 15.95
?Poet Alicia Ostriker is also a highly original scholar/teacher of midrash, the commentary and exegesis of scripture (the same root as madrasa, place of study). Here she ?studies? Jewish history, Jewish passion, Jewish contradictions, in a compendium of learned, crafted, earthy and outward-looking poems that show how this quest has informed... more...
- University of Pittsburgh Press 2009; US$ 14.95
In 1970, as the war in Vietnam was heating up, Ostriker was awaiting the birth of her son. On April 30, President Nixon announced the bombing of Cambodia. On May 14, four students were shot and killed by National Guardsmen at Kent State University. The poems in this collection confront Ostriker?s personal tumult as she considered the world... more...
- University of Pittsburgh Press 1996; US$ 14.95
This volume of poetry from Alicia Suskin Ostriker is one of her most ambitious, ranging from laments and celebrations for a flawed world to meditations on art and artists, to a powerful exploration of illness and healing. more...
- University of Pittsburgh Press 2014; US$ 14.95
? Winner of the 1987 William Carlos Williams Award presented by the Poetry Society of America With The Imaginary Lover , Alicia Suskin Ostriker takes her place among the most striking and original poets whose work is informed by feminist consciousness. Her characterization of the best poetry by women, in the New York Times Book Review ,... more...
- University of Pittsburgh Press 1998; US$ 16.95
In this selection of poems from thirty years of a distinguished writing career, we see the growth of a poet?s mind, heart, and spirit as Ostriker struggles to love ?this wounded / World that we cannot heal, that is our bride.? Whether she probes the meaning of childhood, family, marriage, and motherhood, or art, history, politics, and God; whether... more...
- University of Pittsburgh Press 2014; US$ 15.95
This book by a major American poet is for poetry readers at all levels, academic and non-academic. It is a sequence of poems that will surprise and delight readers?in the voices of an old woman full of memories, a glamorous tulip, and an earthy dog who always has the last word. more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2004; US$ 27.18
One of the great English Romantic poets, William Blake (1757-1827) was an artist, poet, mystic and visionary. His work ranges from the deceptively simple and lyrical Songs of Innocence and their counterpoint Experience - which juxtapose poems such as 'The Lamb' and 'The Tyger', and 'The Blossom' and 'The Sick Rose' - to highly elaborate, apocalyptic... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2011; US$ 39.95
"What have I in common with Jews? I hardly have anything in common with myself!" --Franz Kafka Kafka's quip--paradoxical, self-questioning, ironic--highlights vividly some of the key issues of identity and self-representation for Jewish writers in the 20th century. No group of writers better represents the problems of Jewish identity than Jewish... more...