Categories: 2010-2019, Free Verse, Imagery, Metaphor, Poetry, Women Authors
From: Description of the World
Maestro Bartolome Reconsiders his Creation of Eve – “Come and See the Blood in the Streets!” – The Abstract Figure Dreams of His Release – I Give My Powers Away – They Will Take My Island
Johanna Skibsrud is the author of two previous collections of poetry, I Do Not Think that I Could Love a Human Being and Late Nights With Wild Cowboys; two novels, Quartet for the End of Time and the 2010 Scotiabank Giller Prize–winning novel The Sentimentalists; and the short fiction collection This Will Be Difficult to Explain and Other Stories. An Assistant Professor of English at the University of Arizona, Skibsrud and her family divide their time between Tucson and Cape Breton.