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31 Letters and 13 Dreams: Poems

Author: Richard Hugo

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN: 9780393044904

Category: Poetry

Page: 71

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Each letter is written from a specific place that Hugo has made his own (a "triggering town," as he has called it elsewhere) to a friend, a fellow poet, an old love. We read over the poet's shoulder as the town triggers the imagination, the friendship is re-opened, the poet's selfhood is explored and illuminated. The "dreams" turn up unexpectedly (as dreams do) among the letters; their haunting images give further depth to the poet's exploration. Are we overhearing them? Who is the "you" that dreams?
31 Letters and 13 Dreams: Poems
Language: en
Pages: 71
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Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977-11-17 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Each letter is written from a specific place that Hugo has made his own (a "triggering town," as he has called it elsewhere) to a friend, a fellow poet, an old love. We read over the poet's shoulder as the town triggers the imagination, the friendship is re-opened, the poet's
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