Our AndromedaBrenda Shaughnessy / Dec 12, 2019
Our Andromeda Honored as a New York Times Book Review Notable Books of Honored by Cosmopolitan as the one poetry title on their list of Best Books of the Year For Women by Women A heady infectious celebr
Honored as a New York Times Book Review 100 Notable Books of 2013 Honored by Cosmopolitan as the one poetry title on their list of Best Books of the Year For Women, by Women A heady, infectious celebration The New Yorker Shaughnessy s voice is smart, sexy, self aware, hip consistently wry, and ever savvy Harvard ReviewBrenda Shaughnessy s heartrending third coHonored as a New York Times Book Review 100 Notable Books of 2013 Honored by Cosmopolitan as the one poetry title on their list of Best Books of the Year For Women, by Women A heady, infectious celebration The New Yorker Shaughnessy s voice is smart, sexy, self aware, hip consistently wry, and ever savvy Harvard ReviewBrenda Shaughnessy s heartrending third collection explores dark subjects trauma, childbirth, loss of faith and stark questions What is the use of pain and grief Is there another dimension in which our suffering might be transformed Can we change ourselves Yearning for new gods, new worlds, and new rules, she imagines a parallel existence in the galaxy of Andromeda.Rave reviews for Our Andromeda Love is the fierce engine of this beautiful and necessary book of poems Love is the high stakes, the whip of its power and grief and possibility for repair Brenda Shaughnessy has brought her full self to bear in Our Andromeda, and the result is a book that should be read now because it is a collection whose song will endure The New York Times Book Review It is a monumental work, and makes a hash of those tired superlatives that will no doubt crop up in subsequent reviews But the truth is that I have no single opinion about this collection how could I The book is a series of narratives that resist interpretation but not feeling except that I am certain it further establishes Shaughnessy s particular genius, which is utterly poetic, but essayistic in scope, encompassing ideas about astronomy, illness, bodies, the family, normalcy, home The New Yorker Another Brooklyn poet, Marianne Moore, defined poetry as imaginary gardens, with real toads in them In Our Andromeda, Shaughnessy has imagined a universe, and in it, real love moves, quick with life Publishers Weekly,starred review Brenda Shaughnessy laments and sometimes makes narratives about the struggle to keep her small family together in the aftermath of a difficult birth In the title poem, she posits a galaxy far, far away where familial love might overtake all woe and turmoil of the heart and body and mind Once there, she says to her son, you ll have the babyhood you deserved She also delivers a number of lovely lyrics in a supple, plainly stated line some merely expressive, some with a philosophically questioning air on fate, dreams, the present time s long gaze back at the past you know, all the good things poets write about Alan Cheuse, on NPR s list 5 Books of Poems to Get You Through the Summer Brenda Shaughnessy s work is a good place to start for any passionate woman feeling daunted by poetry This book explores love and motherhood and the turbulent terrain of grief Cosmopolitan Shaughnessy articulates, with force and clarity, the transformation that motherhood has required of her Her poems are full of regret and ferocity Boston Review Brenda Shaughnessy explores the possibilities of a second chance in life and what could come of it Enticing and thoughtful, Our Andromeda is a fine addition to contemporary poetry shelves The Midwest Book ReviewBrenda Shaughnessy was born in Okinawa, Japan and grew up in Southern California She is the author of Human Dark with Sugar Copper Canyon Press, 2008 , winner of the James Laughlin Award and finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and Interior with Sudden Joy FSG, 1999 Shaughnessy s poems have appeared in Best American Poetry, Harper s, The Nation, The Rumpus, The New Yorker, and The Paris Review She is an Assistant Professor of English at Rutgers University, Newark, and lives in Brooklyn with her husband, son and daughter.
Our Andromeda by Brenda Shaughnessy Community Reviews What makes the book essential is the long title poem that concludes the book It is witty, painful, angry and exultant sometimes all at once Our Andromeda is a cry for escape to another galaxy where the stupid fact of human frailty and pain are not eliminated but ameliorated by compassion, sympathy and dignity. Copper Canyon Press Our Andromeda, poetry by Brenda Our Andromeda is a collection of poetry from Brenda Shaughnessy, who explores the possibilities of a second chance in life and what could come of it Enticing and thoughtful, Our Andromeda is a fine addition to contemporary poetry shelves. Our Andromeda Brenda Enticing and thoughtful, Our Andromeda is a fine addition to contemporary poetry shelves The Midwest Book Review Brenda Shaughnessy was born in Okinawa, Japan and grew up in Andromeda Galaxy Collision with the Milky Way The Andromeda Galaxy is approaching the Milky Way at about kilometres per second miles per second It has been measured approaching relative to our Sun at around km s mi s as the Sun orbits around the center of our galaxy at a speed of approximately km s mi s. Our Andromeda by Brenda Shaughnessy Barnes Noble Rave reviews for Our Andromeda Love is the fierce engine of this beautiful and necessary book of poems Love is the high stakes, the whip of its power and grief and possibility for repair. Andromeda Is Coming for Our Milky Way Galaxy, Eventually Feb , From Hubble Space Telescope measurements have confirmed that the Milky Way will collide with a sibling galaxy known as the Andromeda nebula in billions of years. Andromeda Galaxy Facts for Kids This galaxy is called Andromeda and is as amazing as our galaxy Andromeda is home to over trillion stars That s over at least two times stars than the Milky Way Andromeda is million million million miles away from the very edge of the Milky Way Yes, that is a very long way I know. Andromeda Galaxy M Location, Characteristics Images Location, location, location A spiral galaxy like the Milky Way, Andromeda contains a concentrated bulge of matter in the middle, surrounded by a disk of gas, dust, and stars and an immense halo Though Andromeda contains approximately a trillion stars to the quarter to half a billion in the Milky Way, our galaxy is actually massive, Microsoft Andromeda Everything We Know So Far Windows Andromeda Pricing and release date Our sources suggest that Andromeda will be a premium device, with pricing to reflect this. FANDOM powered by Wikia andromeda.fandom Andromeda was conceived by Gene Roddenberry in the early s and posthumously produced on his behalf by his widow Majel Barrett Roddenberry Captain Dylan Hunt is a member of the Systems Commonwealth s High Guard he and his ship the Andromeda Ascendant are frozen in time.
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