By Joy Davidman,Don W. King
The first complete selection of Davidman's poetry, A bare Tree comprises the poems that initially seemed in her Letter to a Comrade (1938), 40 different released poems, and greater than 200 formerly unpublished poems that got here to gentle in a amazing 2010 discovery.
Of distinct curiosity is Davidman's series of forty-five love sonnets to C. S. Lewis, which provide gorgeous facts of her religious struggles in regards to her emotions for Lewis, her experience of God's operating in her lonely lifestyles, and her mounting frustration with Lewis for maintaining her at arm's size emotionally and physically.
Readers of those Davidman poems -- prepared chronologically by way of Don King -- will observe 3 habitual, overarching subject matters: God, dying, and immortality; politics, together with capitalism and communism; and (the such a lot through a long way) romantic, erotic love. This quantity marks pleasure Davidman as a determine to be reckoned with within the panorama of twentieth-century American poetry.
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Winner of the 1999 CAA Canadian Authors organization Award for Poetry and shortlisted for the 1999 Pat Lowther AwardFantasies and meditations on friendship and on love: erotic, romantic, tormented, spurned, married, illicit, patriarchal, filial, expert, and shot-gun. at the love of fellows and ladies, and of ladies for girls: as buddies, as moms, as daughters, as doubtful selves; intimate communion with ladies dwelling, with their imagined pasts, and with the useless.
Il libro racchiude quaranta poesie scritte dall’autrice in ricordo dell’amatissima madre. Una raccolta intensa, preceduta da uno scritto di Fausto Gilli, che a proposito delle due donne annota: «Amore, dispiacere, compianto, sensazione di essere unite in due mondi diversi ma trattenute da un solo legame sono segno inequivocabile di simbiosi tra le due anime: quella ascesa al cielo e quella rimasta sulla terra».
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A Naked Tree by Joy Davidman,Don W. King