By Tomaz Salamun
Encouraged by means of Rimbaud and Ashbery, the Slovenian poet Tomaž Šalamun is now inspiring the more youthful new release of yankee poets—and Woods and Chalices will safe his position within the ranks of influential, experimental twenty-first-century writers. Šalamun's strengths are on demonstrate right here: innocence and obscenity, heavily allied; a good old achieve; and questions, instructions, and statements of id that problem all norms and but look uncannily wide-spread and right— “I'm molasses, don't omit that."
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