Cover for WALKER: A Deed to the Light. Click for larger image
Ebook Information

A Deed to the Light

Through poetry, an attempt to make sense of human grief, sorrow, and love

In A Deed To the Light Jeanne Murray Walker asks probing questions about the depth of grief, about letting go, and about the possibility of faith. Her poems have been described by John Taylor, writing in Poetry, as "splendid, subtly erudite, uplifting, and funny."

"Hers is a poetry of lyricism, intelligence, clarity, and wit."--Daniel Hoffman, Chancellor Emeritus of The Academy of American Poets

Jeanne Murray Walker is a professor of English at the University of Delaware. Her poems have appeared in many anthologies and journals, including American Scholar, Atlantic Monthly, Boulevard, the Chicago Tribune, Image, The Nation, Partisan Review, Poetry, Prairie Schooner, and Southern Review. Among her awards are The Prairie Schooner-Strousse Prize, six Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Awards, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship. An Atlantic Monthly Fellow at Bread Loaf School of English, Walker was awarded a Pew Fellowship in The Arts in l998. Her previous books of poetry include Coming Into History, and Gaining Time.

To order online:
http://www.press.uillinois.edu/books/catalog/36tfa4cr9780252029226.html

To order by phone:
(800) 621-2736 (USA/Canada)
(773) 702-7000 (International)

Related Titles

previous book next book
Complete Poems

Claude McKay

Use Trouble

Michael S. Harper

Immortal Sofa

Maura Stanton

Veil and Burn

Laurie Clements Lambeth

A Map of the Night

David Wagoner

Spring

Oni Buchanan

Fe-Lines

French Cat Poems through the Ages

Collected and Translated with an Introduction by Norman R. Shapiro

Black Moods

Collected Poems

Frank Marshall Davis

 
A Deed to the Light ebook is available for immediate download from the following vendors:
Amazon.com
Barnes & Noble
Kobo
Google Play