The Prime Anniversary (Paperback)

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Poetry. Drama. African & African American Studies. THE PRIME ANNIVERSARY is comprised of a sequence of poems and a one-act play, common themes of which include number, measure, and the very idea of continuity. Drawing from Pythagorean sources and Spanish modernist poets, among others, Jay Wright examines arithmetical proportions and the limits of intonation that define harmony. Invoking Empedocles' philosophy of love and strife, attraction and separation, the continuous and the discrete, Wright resurrects the pre-Socratic practice of exploring thought in verse.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780998169583
ISBN-10: 0998169587
Publisher: Flood Editions
Publication Date: July 29th, 2019
Pages: 96
Language: English