Belongings

Belongings

Poems

Book - 2005
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WW Norton
An ambitious, intricately wrought corona of sonnets ponders the nature of belonging in every sense of the word.
Belongings as possessions, as the history and furnishings of a life, and as the places in which life itself happens are the preoccupations at the heart of this affecting collection. Moving from memories of a childhood apartment to mourning for the poet's mother, Belongings explores the question: "Where, how, and to what do you belong?"

Baker & Taylor
A collection of sonnets by the American Book Award-winning poet ponders the nature of belongings as possessions, as the reflections of a life, and as the places where life takes place in a volume that also features the writer's memories of a childhood home, her mourning for her mother, and more.

Norton Pub
Belongings as possessions, as the history and furnishings of a life, and as the places in which life itself happens are the preoccupations at the heart of this affecting collection. Moving from memories of a childhood apartment to mourning for the poet's mother, Belongings explores the question: "Where, how, and to what do you belong?"

Blackwell North Amer
Belongings and longings of all kinds - as possessions, as the history and furnishings of a life, and as the places in which life itself happens - preoccupy the prize-winning poet Sandra Gilbert throughout this collection. Ranging from journeys into the past to literal and figurative travels in the present, Belongings explores the question: "Where, how, and to what do you belong?"

Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2005
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0393059901 (hardcover)
Branch Call Number: 811.54 GIL
Characteristics: 126 p. ; 22 cm

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