by Adrienne Cecile Rich
Hardcover, 89 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $24.95 | purchase
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Includes a collection of verse by a National Book Award-winning poet, including the intimate address of "Axel Avakar," the dark humor of "Quarto," the underground journey of "Powers of Recuperation" and many more.
Poet Adrienne Rich, seen here in 2004, died Tuesday.
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March 29, 2012 The memorials for poet Adrienne Rich, who died Tuesday, include plenty of references to her political activism and eventful personal life. Amid this, Critic David Orr pauses to reflect on one poem — a testament to her perseverance and her art.
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