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Songs for Dead Children Paperback – Mar 6 2018


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  • Paperback: 80 pages
  • Publisher: The University of Alberta Press (Jan. 31 2018)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1772123692
  • ISBN-13: 978-1772123692
  • Product Dimensions: 13.3 x 1.3 x 22.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 127 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #346,621 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"These seemingly slight lyrical moments of exquisite attention to grief and loss are so clear, so without even a trace of literary ambition, they hover in the mind like scraps of music we can't forget, like the apparitions of innocent spirits, erased, but re-surfacing with irrepressible exuberance, whenever we open ourselves to the world that has gone on without them." (George Amabile)

"Blodgett's profound poetic meditation explores primordial innocence, the brutalities and betrayals of the current world of experience, and the possibility of an integrated, timeless state of innocence. These poems will break your heart, take your breath away, and give it back again in 'verdant hallelujahs.'" (Susan McCaslin)

About the Author

E.D. Blodgett has published numerous books of poetry as well as literary history and translations. He is Distinguished University Professor Emeritus of Comparative Literature at the University of Alberta. His books have won the Governor General’s Award twice, for poetry and translation. From 2007 to 2009 he was Edmonton’s poet laureate. Blodgett lives in South Surrey, British Columbia.


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