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  • Heaven's Coast: A Memoir

    Heaven's Coast: A Memoir
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060928056

    The year is 1989 and Mark Doty's life has reached a state of enviable equilibrium. His reputation as a poet of formidable talent is growing, he enjoys his work as a college professor and, perhaps most importantly, he is deeply in love with his partn…

  • The Art Of Description

    The Art Of Description
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781555975630

    How a writer moves perception to image to written world is at the heart of any literary work. Here, celebrated writer and poet Mark Doty closely examines this essential literary technique and how it varies from writer to writer. Drawing on the senso…

  • What is the Grass

    What is the Grass

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529112948

    In What Is the Grass keeps company with Whitman and his mutable, landmark work, Leaves of Grass, tracing the resonances between his own experience and the legendary poet's life and work. What is it, then, between us? Whitman asks.

  • What is the Grass

    What is the Grass
    av Mark Doty

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787332430

    In What Is the Grass, Doty - a poet, a lover of men, a New Yorker, and an American - keeps company with Whitman and his mutable, landmark work, Leaves of Grass, tracing the resonances between his own experience and the legendary poet's life and work…

  • Truth in Nonfiction

    Truth in Nonfiction

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781587296543

    Even before the controversy that surrounded the publication of ""A Million Little Pieces"", the question of truth has been at the heart of memoir. From Elie Wiesel to Benjamin Wilkomirski to David Sedaris, the veracity of writers' claims has been su…

  • Lost Dallas

    Lost Dallas
    av Distinguished Writer Mark Doty

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781531656805

  • Open House

    Open House

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781555973827

    Twenty Writers Define Home In All of Its Complexity and Variety"Where do I live? I don't have a ready answer, not really, but I've realized there's something I like about not having an answer. And indeed something of that spirit--a curious, open eng…

  • School of the Arts

    School of the Arts
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780224075183

    'When I say I hate time, Paul says how else could we find depth of character, or grow souls?' The darkly graceful poems in Mark Doty's seventh collection explore the ways in which we are educated by the implacable powers of time and desire. The worl…

  • Dark Light

    Dark Light
    av Garth Clark

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934491386

    Dark Light is the first book on the ceramics of the great Navajo ceramist Christine Nofchissey McHorse and features her award-winning sculptural black series begun in 1998. Authors Clark and Del Vecchio, the two foremost experts on international con…

  • Still Life with Oysters and Lemon: On Objects and Intimacy

    Still Life with Oysters and Lemon: On Objects and Intimacy
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807066096

    Mark Doty's prose has been hailed as tempered and tough, sorrowing and serene (The New York Times Book Review) and achingly beautiful (The Boston Globe). In Still Life with Oysters and Lemon he offers a stunning exploration of our attachment to ordi…

  • A History Lover's Guide to Dallas

    A History Lover's Guide to Dallas
    av Georgette Driscoll

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781540240538

    Don't let the drawl fool you--Dallas boasts a dynamic history full of explosive growth. The cityscape itself seems eager to measure up to the outsized personalities that forged the town's identity. A sixty-seven-and-a-half-foot-tall giraffe statue g…

  • A History Lover's Guide to Dallas

    A History Lover's Guide to Dallas
    av Georgette Driscoll

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781467142267

    Don't let the drawl fool you--Dallas boasts a dynamic history full of explosive growth. The cityscape itself seems eager to measure up to the outsized personalities that forged the town's identity. A sixty-seven-and-a-half-foot-tall giraffe statue g…

  • Atlantis: Poems by

    Atlantis: Poems by
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060951061

    The poignant, accomplished new collection of poetry from the author of My Alexandria--1993 winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, Los Angeles Times Book Award, 1993 National Book Award Finalist.

  • Heaven's Coast

    Heaven's Coast
    av Mark Doty

    Pocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099731610

    HEAVEN'S COAST is an anatomy of loss: tender, heartbreaking, consoling and, ultimately, incredibly moving. Beginning with the first onset of AIDS and its lengthening shadow over a blissful relationship, the book follows the shifting patterns between…

  • My Alexandria

    My Alexandria
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252063176

    This is the first cloth edition of one of the most highly praised and touching collections of poems to appear in recent years. In selecting it for the National Poetry Series, Philip Levine said: "The courage of this book is that it looks away from n…

  • Paragon Park

    Paragon Park
    av Mark Doty

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567924428

    The selected early poems by Mark Doty including the complete texts of Turtle, Swan and Bethlehem in Broad Daylight for which Mr. Doty has contributed a new introduction.

  • School of the Arts: Poems

    School of the Arts: Poems
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060752460

    A collection of dark and lyrical poetic works by the award-winning author of My Alexandria focuses on the ways in which humans are educated by time and desire, in a volume that ruminates on how works of art and literature reflect an inevitability of…

  • Dog Years: A Memoir

    Dog Years: A Memoir
    av Mark Doty

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780061171000

    A memoir of the author's relationship with a pair of beloved canine companions is a tribute to their irrepressible personalities, their life-changing impact on the author and his family, and their role in how the author came to understand loss and g…

  • Dog Years: A Memoir

    Dog Years: A Memoir
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780061171017

    A Washington Post Book World Best Book of the YearWinner of the Israel Fishman-Stonewall Book Award for NonfictionTender and amusing. . . . Doty brilliantly captures the qualities that make dogs endearing. -- The New YorkerWhen Mark Doty decides to…

  • What Is the Grass: Walt Whitman in My Life

    What Is the Grass: Walt Whitman in My Life
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393541410

    Mark Doty has always felt haunted by Walt Whitman's perennially new American voice, and by his equally radical claims about body and soul. In What Is the Grass, Doty effortlessly blends biography, criticism, and memoir to keep company with Whitman a…

  • Deep Lane

    Deep Lane
    av Mark Doty

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780224099837

    'Pure appetite,' he writes ironically early in the collection, 'I wouldn't know anything about that.' And the following poem answers: Down there the little star-nosed engine of desire at work all night, secretive: in the morninga new line running ac…

  • Stigmata Errata Etcetera

    Stigmata Errata Etcetera
    av Bill Knott

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780975499047

    Bill Knott has to be the only poet who can claim to have been-for nearly forty years now-at the head of both the avant-garde and the rear-garde of American poetry. Meticulous and formal, yet wildly inventive, Knott is among the very finest poets liv…

  • Source: Poems

    Source: Poems
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060935405

    This bold, wide-ranging collection -- his sixth book of poems -- demonstrates the unmistakable lyricism, fierce observation, and force of feeling that have made Mark Doty's poems special to readers on both sides of the Atlantic.The poems in Source d…

  • Fire to Fire: New and Selected Poems

    Fire to Fire: New and Selected Poems
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060752514

    "Fire to Fire should solidify Doty's position as a star of contemporary American poetry. . . . The poems combine close attention to the fragile, contingent things of the world with the constant, almost unavoidable chance of transcendence." -- Publis…

  • Rough Honey

    Rough Honey
    av Melissa Stein

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780977639595

    Selected by Mark Doty from over one thousand manuscripts for the APR/Honickman First Book Prize, Melissa Stein's debut Rough Honey is a startling, sensuous collection that examines the deep sources of art. These poems speak of fragility and power, t…

  • John F. Kennedy Sites in Dallas-Fort Worth

    John F. Kennedy Sites in Dallas-Fort Worth
    av Distinguished Writer Mark Doty

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781531675127

  • Sweet Machine

    Sweet Machine
    av Mark Doty

    Pocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060952563

    Mark Doty's last two award-winning collections of poetry, as well as his acclaimed memoir Heaven's Coast, used the devastation of AIDS as a lens through which to consider questions of loss, love and identity. The poems in Sweet Machine see the worl…

  • The Salt Ecstasies

    The Salt Ecstasies
    av James L. White

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781555975616

    The powerful and influential last poems of an unsung master, now again available, with a new introduction by National Book Award winner Mark DotyJames L. White's "The Salt Ecstasies "originally published in 1982, shortly after White's untimely death…

  • Firebird

    Firebird
    av Mark Doty

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099283393

    Tells the story of a ten-year-old in top hat, cane and a red chiffon scarf, interrupted while belting out Judy Garland's 'Get Happy' by an alarmed mother at the bedroom door exclaiming, in shame and exasperation: 'Son, you're a boy'.

  • Theories and Apparitions

    Theories and Apparitions
    av Mark Doty

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780224085281

    In this, his eighth book of poetry, Mark Doty's subjects - our mortal situation, the evanescent beauty of the world, desire's transformative power and poetry's ability to give shape to human lives - echo and develop.

  • Sensorium

    Sensorium

    Klotband - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262101172

    Artists and writers reconsider the relationship between the body and electronic technology in the twenty-first century through essays, artworks, and an encyclopedic "Abecedarius of the New Sensorium."The relationship between the body and electronic…

  • Dog Years CD: A Memoir

    Dog Years CD: A Memoir
    av Mark Doty

    CD-bok - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780061234019

    A memoir of the author's relationship with a pair of beloved canine companions is a tribute to their irrepressible personalities, their life-changing impact on the author and his family, and their role in how the author came to understand loss and g…

  • Imagination and Logos

    Imagination and Logos

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674053397

    This book explores diverse but complementary interdisciplinary approaches to the poetics, intertexts, and influence of the work of C. P. Cavafy (Konstantinos Kavafis), one of the most important twentieth-century European poets. Written by leading in…

  • Dog Years

    Dog Years
    av Mark Doty

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780224080910

    Presents reflections on our feelings for animals and the lessons they teach us about life, love, and loss. This book describes the vulnerability of dogs, the energy and joy they bring, and the gift they bear us of unconditional love.

  • What Is the Grass: Walt Whitman in My Life

    What Is the Grass: Walt Whitman in My Life
    av Mark Doty

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393070224

    Mark Doty has always felt haunted by Walt Whitman's bold, perennially new American voice, and by his equally radical claims about body and soul and what it means to be a self. In What Is the Grass, Doty--a poet, a New Yorker, and an American--keeps…

  • Firebird: A Memoir

    Firebird: A Memoir
    av Mark Doty

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060931971

    A beautifully written, hallucinatorily evocative memoir of growing up gay in baby-boom America. -- NewsweekIn his powerful autobiography, Firebird, Mark Doty tells the story of a ten-year-old in a top hat, cane, and red chiffon scarf, interrupted w…