Wobble

Wobble

Pulitzer Prize-;winning poet Rae Armantrout is at once a most intimate and coolly calculating poet. If anyone could produce a hybrid of Charlie Chaplin's playful "Little Tramp" and Charlize Theron's fierce "Imperator Furiosa," it would be Armantrout. Her language is unexpected yet exact, playing off the collective sense that the shifting ground of daily reality may be a wa Pulitzer Prize-;winning poet Rae Armantrout is at once a most intimate and coolly calculating poet. If anyone could produ...

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Title:Wobble
Author:Rae Armantrout
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Genres:Poetry
ISBN:0819578231
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:160 pages pages

Wobble Reviews

  • Tasha
    Dec 26, 2018

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

  • Leonard
    Mar 12, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

  • Andrew
    Nov 04, 2018

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Jerrie (redwritinghood)
    Nov 09, 2018

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

  • Brian
    Feb 15, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

  • Tom
    Mar 11, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Gizem ├ľnal
    Apr 21, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Shaun
    Jan 23, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

  • Sonya
    Feb 24, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Dooflow
    Mar 05, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Peter
    Jan 02, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

  • Chuck
    Feb 26, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

  • James Korsmo
    May 17, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Jenn
    Jan 14, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

  • R.K. Cowles
    Mar 01, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • starlingheron
    Feb 09, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Bill Fletcher
    Jan 07, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Veronica Watts
    Mar 10, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Norm Jenson
    Jan 01, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • mark mendoza
    Apr 02, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Beth Anne
    Feb 23, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Shavawn Ellsbury
    May 19, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

  • Shera
    Jan 06, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Pam
    Dec 29, 2018

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

  • Ben Niespodziany
    Apr 05, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

  • Vanessa
    Nov 20, 2018

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Brie
    May 19, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Leslie
    Nov 02, 2018

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Belle Meade School
    Mar 29, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...

    These poems by the Pulitzer Prize winning Armantrout follow her consistently sparse and challenging work. I found the few poems written in prose in this collection most engaging. ...

    A really excellent collection of relatable, relevant, and interesting poems. 4.5 ? ...

    ?All those I reconstruct so faithfully in dreams in order to defend myself to somebody? ...

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  • Mary Lewis
    Mar 05, 2019

    The title and cover image for this NBA shortlisted poetry collection perfectly describes the message in these poems. Armantrout sees that we are wobbling on an edge and could easily tip into calamity - environmental calamity, political and social calamity, a calamity of the soul. These...

    Rae Armantrout is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Her language is unexpected and exact, playing off a collective sense that ?the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of eminent systemic collapse.? Very few of the poems here were understandable by this reader. A cove...

    Loved this collection. ...

    2019 Read Harder Challenge #9 ...

    If Rae Armantrout did not exist it would be necessary to invent her. ...

    As the Beats of the 50s faded and the late 60s ushered in the "Language" (or L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E) poets, a new focus, perhaps, was achieved that looked at language-meaning-as-construction, implicating the reader as proactive mediator... or, we can just sit back and enjoy the poetry... "Lo...

    Aside from some individual poem published in magazines, this is my first experience of the poet Rae Armantrout. My impression from those earlier poems was a forthright, irreverent, and somewhat cranky truth-at-all-costs poet, and this collection certainly confirms that. For an individu...

    I heard Rae Armantrout read at an AWP offsite and she absolutely killed it. I had checked out 'Wobble' from the library months prior, but hadn't opened it. Her reading inspired me to finally go through it, and I finished it in less than a day. This collection is made of up lyrical spor...

    In poetry, there is intricacy. RAE ARMANTROUT adds luster to that frail, and gentle depth in a seemingly dangerous well to be around. Humanity has on its side this reality of drowning, with the choice to see beauty in slowing the way down. These poems, I adore. ...