3 edition of Counter-Desecration found in the catalog.
Source title: Counter-Desecration: A Glossary for Writing Within the Anthropocene
|Statement||Wesleyan University Press|
|Publishers||Wesleyan University Press|
|LC Classifications||Oct 23, 2018|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 127 p. :|
|Number of Pages||84|
nodata File Size: 9MB.
We see in words: in webs of words, wefts of words, woods of words. It is through use that new words shape us into the people who can encounter the on-coming world. She teaches creative writing at Washington State University.
"WG Sebald", in After Sebald: Essays and Iluminations, ed. --Alison Hedge Coke On Earth Day, The Poetry Project will host the East Coast launch of Counter-Desecration: A Glossary for Writing Within the Anthropocene, edited by Linda Russo and Marthe Reed and published by Wesleyan University Press. The words introduced to the new edition included attachment, block-graph, blog, broadband, bullet-point, celebrity, chatroom, committee, cut-and-paste, MP3 player and voice-mail.
In their work and in their persons they represent the social and historical intersections at which the future is being embodied in response to the amplitude of damage experienced by these communities. It is a project of radical and compassionate hope. How can we do this as a collective?
For now, what is happening is objectively terrible and threatening. In 2004, the engineering company Amec filed an application to build a wind farm on the Brindled Moor of Lewis, an area with protected status.
Asiya Waduds debut collection, Crosslight for Youngbird, was published by Nightboat Books in 2018 and her book Syncope Counter-Desecration be out from Ugly Duckling Presse later this year. William Brown and Andrew Fabian Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014187pp.
He collaborates with artists, film-makers, photographers and musicians including Johnny Flynn and Jackie Morris. These Counter-Desecration critique essentializing practices in which subjects are defined by specific identity categories, Counter-Desecration offer complicated, contextualized, and historical understandings of identity formation through the textual weaving of form and content. Words introduced to the dictionary included Counter-Desecration, bullet-point, celebrity, chatroom, Counter-Desecration player and voicemail.
Ray Ryan and Liam McIlvanney, Faber, 2011, 170-85• Lost Roads Press Jackson, WY2016 Meaning to Go to the Origin in Some Way. Projective Industries, 2013 chapbook American Heritage Syntax. Inter-Arts, Somatic Engagement: The Politics and Publics of Embodiment, Encyclopedia, Open Space SFMOMAHarvard Review, ecopoetics, and other venues.
About the Author Jill Darling is the author of the poetry collections re iteration sa geography of syntax, Solve For, begin with may: a series of moments, and a number of chapbooks. Alison Adelle Hedge Coke offered the prologue, Linda Russo the introduction, and Marthe Reed the epilogue. Under pressure, Oxford University Press revealed a list of the entries it no longer felt to be relevant to a modern-day childhood.
The deletions included acorn, adder, Counter-Desecration, beech, bluebell, buttercup, catkin, conker, cowslip, cygnet, dandelion, fern, hazel, heather, heron, ivy, kingfisher, lark, mistletoe, nectar, newt, otter, pasture and willow.
They mean, respectively, the area of moor where sheep spend their first summer Counter-Desecration to which they tend to return Gaelic ; small apples left on the tree southwest England ; and a thick hedgerow Kent.
And not just see them but name them: incorporate them into our own lexicon of loved things and in doing so, protect them by making them real.
She is the author of several books of poems including Participant Lost Roads Press, 2016 , winner of the Bessmilr Brigham Poets Prize, and Meaning to Go to the Origin in Some Way Shearsman, 2015.
Thom Donovan is the author of numerous books, including Withdrawn Compline, 2017 , The Hole Displaced Press, 2012 and Withdrawn: a Discourse Shifter, 2016.