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Love's Last Number

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From celebrated poet Christopher Howell, Love's Last Number is a series of musings on time's arrow: on both the relentless march that divides each moment into past, present, and future ? before and after ? and the ultimately porous and recursive nature of time itself. In a multiplicity of voices and tones, the collection reflects on what we, as humans, do about memory, love, grief, war, and the search for meaning.In its sinuous sequences, Love's Last Number insists that life ? and history ? are a continuing crisis of faith, imagination, consciousness, and moral clarity. And yet these poems, like existence itself, offer moments of transcendent joy and sudden hilarity: laughter against the darkness.

Item details

Author(s):
Howell, Christopher
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2017
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
157131475X
ISBN-13:
9781571314758
Number of pages:
112
Publisher:
Milkweed Editions

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From celebrated poet Christopher Howell, Love's Last Number is a series of musings on time's arrow: on both the relentless march that divides each moment into past, present, and future ? before and after ? and the ultimately porous and recursive nature of time itself. In a multiplicity of voices and tones, the collection reflects on what we, as humans, do about memory, love, grief, war, and the search for meaning.In its sinuous sequences, Love's Last Number insists that life ? and history ? are a continuing crisis of faith, imagination, consciousness, and moral clarity. And yet these poems, like existence itself, offer moments of transcendent joy and sudden hilarity: laughter against the darkness.

Author(s):
Howell, Christopher
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2017
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
157131475X
ISBN-13:
9781571314758
Number of pages:
112
Publisher:
Milkweed Editions

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