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My Tranquil War and Other Poems

by Anis Shivani

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Published by NYQ Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAnis Shivani
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3619.H594 M9 2012
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25396766M
ISBN 109781935520580
LC Control Number2012932116

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Anis Shivani is a poet, fiction writer, and critic in Houston, Texas. His books are Anatolia and Other Stories (Black Lawrence Press, ), Against the Workshop: Provocations, Polemics, Controversies (Texas Review Press, ), MY TRANQUIL WAR AND OTHER POEMS (NYQ Books, ), and THE FIFTH LASH AND OTHER STORIES (C&R Press, ).5/5(1).

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It made me curious about new book poetry 'My Tranquil War and Other Poems', how would the critic and polemic do with more open and more inward act of creating a poem. Pretty damn well, Shivani's poems echo the best parts of his polemics; they are fun, intelligent, well-written pieces that take on the literary and political establishment.5/5.

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in pages of a book skipped to the ***** of night while the rocks are deeply immersed in hearing the silence of their being in tranquil quietude". first attempt at dialogue writing when poems are carved on flesh of a sprawling night by ubiquitous drops of rain. My Tranquil War tries on many of the last century’s masks.

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Inheritance is the matter. Anis Shivani is the author of several critically acclaimed books of fiction, poetry, and criticism, including Anatolia and Other Stories (), Against the Workshop: Provocations, Polemics, Controversies (), The Fifth Lash and Other Stories (), My Tranquil War and Other Poems (), and Karachi Raj: A.

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