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Angular Desire Selected Poems and Prose
ISBN: PB: 9781784109257, Carcanet, March 2020
220 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
The first Western edition of the poetry of the great anglophone poet of postcolonial India, Srinivas Rayaprol.
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£16,99
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Brotherton Prize Anthology
ISBN: PB: 9781784109233, Carcanet, March 2020
144 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
An anthology to celebrate the winner, shortlisted poets and other contributors to the first Brotherton Prize, presented by the University of Leeds Poetry Centre.
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£12,99
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New Selected Poems
ISBN: PB: 9781784109066, Carcanet, March 2020
160 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
A new and thoroughly revised selection of Christina Rossetti's poems, with an introduction from Rachel Mann.
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£12,99
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Air Year
ISBN: PB: 9781784109028, Carcanet, February 2020
64 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
The sixth collection from award-winning poet and dramatist Caroline Bird.
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£9,99
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Emperors
ISBN: PB: 9781784109103, Carcanet, February 2020
64 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
"Later Emperors", the second Carcanet collection from Canadian poet and critic Evan Jones, is a catalogue of ambition and failure: historical figures – emperors, historians, moralists – are brought back to life and consider the world in which we live...
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Sky Burial New and Selected Poems
ISBN: PB: 9781784108229, Carcanet, February 2020
160 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
In 1995 Carcanet published "The Exact Change Yearbook" edited by Carcanet poet Michael Palmer and by Peter Gizzi, then at the beginning of his career. The issue featured writing by Gertrude Stein, Barbara Guest, Jack Spicer (whose work Gizzi has edit...
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£14,99
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Art of Escape
ISBN: PB: 9781784108823, Carcanet, January 2020
64 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
Among Mina Gorji's poems in "New Poetries V" (2011) was one about Houdini entitled "The Art of Escape" which returns here as the titlepoem. This colourful and vivid first collection continues the course of Mina Gorji's meticulous explorations of "the...
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£9,99
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Forgetting
ISBN: PB: 9781784108908, Carcanet, January 2020
96 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
This personal book explores both the public and the private dimensions of forgetting and its scary Siamese twin, remembering. Forgetting takes in our modern fear of Alzheimer's and dementia; the abuse to which such slogans as "Remember Auschwitz!" c...
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£10,99
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Heaven
ISBN: PB: 9781784108861, Carcanet, January 2020
144 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
This is the first translation of Spanish poet Manuel Vilas's two major collections "Heaven" ("El cielo", 2000) and "Heat" ("Calor", 2008) into English. Thematically fuelled with alcohol, death and sex, they go off into freewheeling megalomaniacal fli...
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Fifty Fifty Carcanet's Jubilee in Letters
ISBN: PB: 9781784108786, Carcanet, December 2019
244 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
Each of Carcanet's fifty years is marked by an exchange of lettersbetween an author and the editor. The aim is to reveal a half century'shistory of publishing and one small, ambitious press's contribution, thenature of editing, the author/editor rela...
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