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by Sharon Olds

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ISBN:
0224060899
Author:
Sharon Olds
Category:
Poetry
Language:
English
Publisher:
Vintage Uk (May 31, 2000)
Pages:
176 pages
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Sharon Olds divides this new book into five sections - 'Blood', 'Tin', ' 'Straw', ' 'Fire' and 'Light' - each made up of fourteen poems whose dominant imagery is drawn from one of these elements.

Sharon Olds divides this new book into five sections - 'Blood', 'Tin', ' 'Straw', ' 'Fire' and 'Light' - each made up of fourteen poems whose dominant imagery is drawn from one of these elements. The poems are rooted in different moments of an ordinary life and weave back and forth in time.

In her poetic collection, "Blood, Tin, Straw," Sharon Olds successfully manages to touch upon topics that others have not yet dared to try. Her exploration, explaination, and fascination with the female body is evident in nearly every poem. The synonyms used for describing certain body parts adds a mysterious curiosity to her poems, as though touching on some unknown. At times the collection appears to be a testimonial of Olds herself. A testimonial to herself, her husband, her children, her father, and to life in general

In such previous collections as The Gold Cell and The Dead and the Living, Sharon Olds tends to draw her impetus from the sexual landscape.

In such previous collections as The Gold Cell and The Dead and the Living, Sharon Olds tends to draw her impetus from the sexual landscape.

Sharon Olds divides this new book into five sections - 'Blood', 'Tin', ' 'Straw', ' 'Fire' and 'Light' - each made up of fourteen poems whose dominant imagery is drawn from one. Unafraid to confront the ecstatic or the brutal side of a woman's experience, Sharon Olds transforms the subjects.

Sharon Olds (born November 19, 1942) is an American poet. Olds has been the recipient of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, the 1984 National Book Critics Circle Award, and the first San Francisco Poetry Center Award in 1980

Sharon Olds (born November 19, 1942) is an American poet. Olds has been the recipient of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, the 1984 National Book Critics Circle Award, and the first San Francisco Poetry Center Award in 1980. She teaches creative writing at New York University. Sharon Olds was born on November 19, 1942, in San Francisco, California, but was brought up in Berkeley, California, along with her siblings

About Blood, Tin, Straw Sharon Olds divides this new book into five sections–"Blood," "Tin," "Straw," "Fire," and "Light"–each made up of fourteen poems whose dominant imagery is drawn from one o. .

About Blood, Tin, Straw. Sharon Olds divides this new book into five sections–"Blood," "Tin," "Straw," "Fire," and "Light"–each made up of fourteen poems whose dominant imagery is drawn from one of these elements.