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The Unemployed Fortune-Teller

Essays and Memoirs (Poets on Poetry)

by Charles Simic

  • 87 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by University of Michigan Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Poetry,
  • Biography,
  • American English,
  • English,
  • Poetics,
  • Poets, American,
  • American - General,
  • Literary,
  • Poetry / General,
  • 1938-,
  • 20th century,
  • Simic, Charles,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7632734M
    ISBN 100472065696
    ISBN 109780472065691

      Richard Wiseman: fortune teller The results of his research were published in a book, The Luck Factor, which became a slow-burning bestseller, and since then he's been as much in Author: Guardian Staff. Charles Simic (Serbian: Душан "Чарлс" Симић [dǔʃan tʃârls sǐːmitɕ]; born Dušan Simić; May 9, ) is a Serbian American poet and former co-poetry editor of the Paris received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in for The World Doesn't End, and was a finalist of the Pulitzer Prize in for Selected Poems, and in for Unending : Dušan Simić, 9 May (age 81), Belgrade, .

    The Unemployed Fortune-Teller: Essays and Memoirs (Poets on Poetry): ISBN () Hardcover, University of Michigan Press, The World Doesn't End: Prose Poems. The Unemployed Fortune-Teller: Essays and Memoirs (Univ. of Michigan), a collection of memoirs, essays, and journal entries that illuminate the origins of Simic's poetry. Help FAQs.

    When my great-grandmother a fortune-teller told her that she would die within the year. She decided to move from California back to North Carolina, where she'd grown up, to spend the last year of her life in her hometown. She offloaded her. A master of the absurd and the unexpected, Simic (Unending Blues) presents a collection of prose poems that will not fail to amuse and delight. Writing in a series of ``short-take'' lyrical sentence.


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In this short collection of essays (some previously published in Antaeus and other literary reviews), Pulitzer Prizewinning poet Simic (Hotel Insomnia,etc.) brings off a masterfully casual beauty, whether discussing the creation of poetry and the poet's social role, praising food and the blues, or relating the travails of youth.

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The writing collected in The Unemployed Fortune-Teller reflects the poet's concern with the complex interplay of poetry, art, philosophy, and one's own biography. It is also a pleasure to read, with prose that is at once serious and playful. The Unemployed Fortune-Teller: Essays and Memoirs Charles Simic, Author University of Michigan Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

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The Unemployed Fortune-Teller: Essays and Memoirs by Charles Simic ratings, average rating, 9 reviews The Unemployed Fortune-Teller Quotes Showing of 4 “One writes because one has been touched by the yearning for and the despair of ever touching the Other.”Cited by: 2. The Unemployed Fortune-teller: Essays and Memoirs.

Charles Simic. £ Published by The University of Michigan Press. 31 December Paperback / softback. ISBN: Reviewed by the LRB The Unemployed Fortune-teller: Essays and Memoirs. Charles Simic.

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His work has won numerous awards, among them the Pulitzer Prize, a MacArthur Foundation “genius grant,” the Griffin International Poetry Prize, the Wallace Stevens Award, and the appointment as US poet laureate.

He taught English and creative writing for over 30 years at the University of.This knowledge is what makes the simultaneous publication of Simic’s 12th volume of poetry, “A Wedding in Hell,” and third book of prose, “The Unemployed Fortune-Teller,” such an Author: Christopher Merrill.