Bruce Beasley, "All Soul Parts Returned (American Poets Continuum)"

Bruce Beasley, All Soul Parts Returned (American Poets Continuum)

Thursday, November 16, 7pm

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. Alternately devout and heretical, Beasley—known for his intense and continuing soul-quest through previous award-winning books—interrogates the absurdities, psychic violence, and spiritual condition of twenty-first century America with despair, philosophic intelligence, and piercing humor.

Bruce Beasley is the author of eight collections of poetry, including Theophobia (BOA, 2012). The winner of numerous literary awards and fellowships, he lives in Bellingham, WA, where he is a professor of English at Western Washington University.

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ISBN: 9781942683452
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Published: BOA Editions - October 10th, 2017

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
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