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Coming Events (Collected Writings)
Susan Gevirtz; George Albon, intro.




Nightboat
2013 • 174 pp. 7 1/4 x 9 1/2"
Poetry / Essays

$16.95 Paperback, 978-1-937658-08-3



A dynamic concatenation of lyric and philosophical thought rendered in poetry and prose

Poet and scholar Susan Gevirtz’s new book Coming Events (Collected Writings) undertakes the search for what she calls a “third apprehension,” via questions concerning childhood learning; the vexed subject of discursive writing; film as writing’s cousin; becoming “a voyeur of translation”; and a woman writer among women writers, who offer support, dialogue, and challenge. In this remarkable hybrid work, Gevirtz steps outside formal constraints to interrogate structures of making and meaning in the conduct of the writer in writing.

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SUSAN GEVIRTZ is the author of seven books of poetry, most recently AERODROME ORION & Starry Messenger, and numerous chapbooks. She was an associate editor with HOW(ever), a journal of modernist/innovative directions in women’s poetry and scholarship, and wrote Narrative’s Journey: The Fiction and Film Writing of Dorothy Richardson. She lives in San Francisco.



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