Bruce Beasley, All Soul Parts Returned - Poetry!

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 7:00pm

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1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

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When the Gnostic Gospels collide with new age spiritualism, the Oxford Happiness Test, and treatises on Buddhist practice, we know we’re in the territory of a Bruce Beasley collection. Known for his intense and continuing soul-quest through previous award-winning books, Beasley interrogates the absurdities and spiritual condition of twenty-first century America with despair, philosophic intelligence, and piercing humor.
Bruce Beasley is a professor of English at Western Washington University and author of seven previous collections of poems, and has won three national competitions: the Colorado Prize (selected by Charles Wright) for Summer Mystagogia; the Ohio State University Press Award for The Creation; and the University of Georgia Contemporary Poetry Series Award for Lord Brain.  He has won fellowships from the NEA and Artist Trust and three Pushcart prizes in poetry.

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All Soul Parts Returned (American Poets Continuum) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781942683452
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: BOA Editions - October 10th, 2017

Lord Brain (Contemporary Poetry (Univ of Georgia Paperback)) Cover Image
By Bruce Beasley, Bin Ramke (Editor)
ISBN: 9780820327303
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: University of Georgia Press - April 11th, 2005