Hummingbird Sleep: Poems

Author:

Coleman Barks

Publisher:

University of Georgia Press

Rs748 Rs1496 50% OFF

Availability: Available

    

Rating and Reviews

0.0 / 5

5
0%
0

4
0%
0

3
0%
0

2
0%
0

1
0%
0
Publisher

University of Georgia Press

Publication Year 2013
ISBN-13

9780820345048

ISBN-10 0820345040
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 128 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 15.24 x 1.02 x 22.86
Weight (grms) 204

The poems inHummingbird Sleep move associatively between Coleman Barks's personal experience and his extensive reading, weaving together a wild and eclectic range of material. A discussion of Plotinus, Barks's appearance on PBS NewsHour, a note Keats once left on Wordsworth's mantelpiece, a splinter in the heel, and a quote from the Upanishads-all make their way into Barks's most recent poems, which achieve intimacy and expansiveness at the same time

Coleman Barks

Coleman Barks is a renowned poet and the bestselling author of The Essential Rumi, Rumi: The Big Red Book, The Soul of Rumi, Rumi: The Book of Love, and The Drowned Book. He was prominently featured in both of Bill Moyers' PBS television series on poetry, The Language of Life and Fooling with Words. He taught English and poetry at the University of Georgia for thirty years, and he now focuses on writing, readings, and performances.
No Review Found
More from Author