Apostrophe by Bill Kennedy,Darren Wershler-Henry PDF

By Bill Kennedy,Darren Wershler-Henry

ISBN-10: 155022722X

ISBN-13: 9781550227222

you are solely pleased with your poem / you're not chuffed then there's no cost and your deposit is back / you're completely chuffed with the result / you're a guy / you're a little stressed / you're totally proud of your poem / you're not satisfied then there isn't any cost and your deposit is lower back / you're completely happy with the result . . . ”Apostrophe” is: a) a determine of speech within which someone, an summary caliber or a nonexistent entity is addressed as if current b) a poem written in 1993 within which each sentence is an apostrophe c) a program—apostropheengine.ca—based at the 1993 poem that hijacks se's so as to expand the poem infinitely d) a e-book of poetry written utilizing the web site the reply: e) all the above. invoice Kennedy and Darren Wershler-Henry’s Apostrophe comprises all of these items, other than the hunt engine (but you could stopover at that any time you like). each one line from the unique poem has develop into the name of a brand new poem generated through the program’s metonymic romp during the world-wide-web. words rub opposed to one another promiscuously; poems and readers alike come to their very own conclusions. the consequences are by way of turns poignant, banal, offensive and hilarious, yet regularly astonishing and constantly unaffected. In different phrases, every little thing a e-book of up to date poetry could be, after which a few. Poet and student Charles Bernstein has recommended that Apostrophe might be with regards to Freud’s proposal of the uncanny, a somnambulistic waft that looks aimless but one way or the other continually returns to “you.” Apostrophe is a wholly new form of poetry: neither sturdy nor volatile, sections come and cross, however the total form of the poem continues to be vaguely common, like a trick of memory.

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