Quantum Lyrics: Poems

A Van Jordan (Author)
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Description

This ambitious collection explores the intersection of the infinite world of physics with the perplexities of the human condition. Employing both narrative and cinematic structure, Jordan re-creates the lives of Albert Einstein, Richard Feynman, and comic book superheroes--the Green Lantern, the Atom--and also reveals himself in poems of recollection and loss.

Product Details

Price
$15.95
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Publish Date
February 01, 2009
Pages
116
Dimensions
5.4 X 0.5 X 7.9 inches | 0.35 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780393333121
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About the Author

A. Van Jordan is the author of Rise, M-A-C-N-O-L-I-A, and Quantum Lyrics. Among other awards, he has received the Whiting Award, the Annisfield-Wolf Book Award, the PEN/Oakland Josephine Miles Award, and the Pushcart Prize. A professor of English at the University of Michigan, he lives in Ann Arbor.