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Declension in the Village of Chung Luong

by Bruce Weigl

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Published by Ausable Press in Keene, USA .
Written in English


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StatementBruce Weigl.
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LC ClassificationsPS
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination73p.
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22723905M
ISBN 101931337314
ISBN 109781931337311

Evanston, IL: Triquarterly Books/Northwestern UP, The unraveling strangeness: poems. Grove Press. ISBN Declension in the village of Chung Luong. Ausable Press. ISBN Bruce Weigl. The Abundance of Nothing. Evanston, IL: Triquarterly Books/Northwestern UP, ISBN Bruce Weigl is the author of thirteen collections of poetry, most recently After the Others (TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press, ), Archeology of the Circle: New and Selected Poems (Grove/Atlantic Press, ), The Unraveling Strangeness (Grove/Atlantic Press, ), and Declension in the Village of Chung Luong (Ausable Books.

Weigl is the author of 13 collections of poetry, most recently "The Abundance of Nothing" ( TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern), “Declension in the Village of Chung Luong” (Ausable Press, ), “The Unraveling Strangeness” (Grove/Atlantic, ), “After the Others” (TriQuarterly Books, ), “Archeology of the Circle: New and. Declension in the village of Chung Luong: new poems by Bruce Weigl The book's locus is Chung Luong, birthplace of Weigl's Vietnamese daughter, Hanh, and one of the poorest and most beautiful places on earth. That vivid contrast, between beauty and utter poverty, is what drives this book, allowing the poet to view the collapse of empire-one.

Books by Charles Simic available from the University of Michigan Press: Essays, and Notes on Poetry Bruce Weigl is author of thirteen collections of poetry, most recently Declension in the Village of Chung Luong, editor of three collections of critical essays, and translator of three books of poetry from the Vietnamese and two from the.   Declension in the Village of Chung Luong by Bruce Weigl Thursday, Decem In Declension in the Village of Chung Luong, Bruce Weigl writes poems about everything that should not be written about in poetry, according to how-to guides for high school creative writing classes.


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In the poem “Poor Excuse,” Weigl writes. Declension in the Village of Chung Luong is his 13th book of poetry. The Writer's Center cultivates the creation, publication, presentation, and dissemination of literary work.

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That vivid contrast, between beauty and utter poverty, is what drives this book, allowing the poet to view the collapse of empire--one of the book's central themes--from a new psychic vantage.

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