Evensong

Truman State University Press
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This fine gathering of poems shows Ingrid Wendt’s genius for bringing her readers into a world that becomes theirs. Finely crafted lyric narratives and meditations offer a host of small epiphanies arising from everyday life: turning points in relationships, insights into our troubled world, and coming to terms with loss. Wendt is a master of metaphor who turns the mundane into poems that heal. A classical musician by training, she makes poems sing.
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About the author

Ingrid Wendt’s books of poems have won the Editions Prize, the Yellowglen Award, and the Oregon Book Award. The co-editor of two anthologies, she has taught in the MFA Program of Antioch University Los Angeles, and, as a three-time senior Fulbright Professor, in Frankfurt/Main and Freiburg, Germany. A popular keynote speaker and a poetry consultant, she has been a visiting poet at colleges and universities and in hundreds of classrooms, grades K-12, and conducts teacher workshops in the United States and abroad. With her husband, the writer Ralph Salisbury, she lives in Eugene and Seal Rock, Oregon. This is her fifth full-length collection.

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Publisher
Truman State University Press
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Published on
Sep 24, 2015
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Pages
96
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ISBN
9781612480695
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Language
English
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Genres
Poetry / American / General
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This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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