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Faithful and virtuous night

Louise GlГјck

Faithful and virtuous night

by Louise GlГјck

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Women poets,
  • American poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Poems.

    StatementLouise Glück
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3557.L8 A6 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71 pages
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26888843M
    ISBN 100374152012
    ISBN 109780374152017
    LC Control Number2013048984
    OCLC/WorldCa868427723

      Louise Glück Faithful and Virtuous Night (Farrar, Straus and Giroux) ISBN: More information at:   Faithful and Virtuous Night is a stellar book, fully deserving the praise and awards it has received. I found myself unable to put it down–I read the whole thing in a single sitting. This may have been aided by the fact that many of the poems were linked.

    Rate this book. Clear rating. from day to night only, neither forward nor sideward, and this seemed in a strange way miraculous. And those who believed we should have a purpose believed this was the purpose, and those who felt we must remain free , Faithful and Virtuous : Louise Glück.   Louise Glück Faithful and Virtuous Night (Farrar, Straus and Giroux) Was held on Tuesday, November 18 at P.M. THE NEW SCHOOL, The Auditorium at 66 West 12th Street, New York City More.

    Faithful and Virtuous Night Overview. In this book, individual poems function similarly to chapters in a work of prose, in that each poem develops one aspect or another of the collection’s central thematic and/or narrative lines – specifically, its consideration of life as a journey towards death. New York. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. ISBN It is not unusual that a poet entering her eighth decade should be preoccupied with the subject of mortality, but what is surprising in Louise Glück’s latest collection is the distinctive tone through which the poems are filtered, a tone that kaleidoscopically shifts by turns from innocence to disenchantment.


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Book Review: 'Faithful And Virtuous Night' By Louise Glück | Faithful and virtuous night book Annalisa Quinn says the poems in Glück's Faithful and virtuous night book collection Faithful and Virtuous Night are lovely in places, but also misty. Faithful and Virtuous Night by Louise Glück This book of connected poems is a real tour de force.

The title comes from a book that the speaker’s brother is reading when they are young. Perhaps the title refers to “knight” but the speaker takes it to be “night” and remembers the title of the book.4/5. "Faithful and Virtuous Night" was the National Book Award winner for Poetry.

"Faithful and Virtuous Night" is an invitation to walk alongside a poet and watch as she aims her camera to capture her scenes and stories.

Her poems leave us with a sense of wonder; they leave us with the beauty of words and images/5(44). "Faithful and Virtuous Night" was the National Book Award winner for Poetry.

"Faithful and Virtuous Night" is an invitation to walk alongside a poet and watch as she aims her camera to capture her scenes and stories. Her poems leave us with a sense of wonder; they leave us /5(39). The very atmosphere of “Faithful and Virtuous Night” offers a departure.

Much of the book takes place in an imaginary British countryside. The tone is a wintry clarity, with several of the. Faithful and Virtuous Night tells a single story but the parts are mutable, the great sweep of its narrative mysterious and fateful, heartbreaking and charged with wonder.

National Book Awards - Longlist, Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year, National Book Awards Finalist, National Book Awards Winner, New York Times Book Review Notable Author: Louise Glück. Faithful and Virtuous Night tells a single story, but the parts are mutable and the great sweep of its narrative mysterious and fateful, heartbreaking, and charged with wonder.

Judges Citation Faithful and Virtuous Night emanates from a world where darkness blurs ordinarily sharp edges around the oppositions we summon to think our lives—loss.

Faithful and Virtuous Night: Poems book description: Louise Glück is one of the finest American poets at work today. Her Poems – was hailed as “a major event in this country’s literature” in the pages of The New York Times.

Every new collection is at once a deepening and a revelation. Faithful and Virtuous Night is no exception. The information about Faithful and Virtuous Night shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and. The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: Gluck, Louise.

Faithful and Virtuous Night. Farrar, Straus, and Giroux. First Edition. For the purposes of this analysis, the summary of each poem in the collection begins with a brief outline of its stylistic elements. The high art and deep pleasure of Faithful and Virtuous Night derive from moments of startling presence, when everyday facts turn magical, when disenchantment itself leads to renewed enchantment.

It is a great good fortune to hold these poems in hand.” —Peter Campion, The New York Times Book Review4/4(4). Faithful and Virtuous Night tells a single story but the parts are mutable, the great sweep of its narrative mysterious and fateful, heartbreaking and charged with wonder.

About the Author Louise Glück is the author of more than a dozen books of poems and a collection of essays. From its opening pages, “Faithful and Virtuous Night” is governed by the logic of medieval dream vision, where the enigmas of the day are not resolved but, rather, reconceived as symbol and Author: Dan Chiasson.

Faithful and Virtuous Night is no exception. You enter the world of this spellbinding book through one of its many dreamlike portals, and each time you enter it’s the same place but it has been arranged differently.

You were a woman. You were a man. This is a story of adventure, an encounter with the unknown, a knight’s undaunted journey /5(7). What makes Glück's latest collection, Faithful and Virtuous Night, so powerful is the inventiveness with which the poet responds not only to her own mortality, but to the entirely new vantage on the world that her predicament affords.

This book follows the widely acclaimed publication in of Glück's Poems Yet no one could. Get this from a library. Faithful and virtuous night. [Louise Glück] -- "In Louise Gluck's new collection, night takes on the dimensions of myth, becomes the setting for a sequence of journeys and explorations through time and memory, as the speaker of the poems moves.

Faithful and Virtuous Night NPR coverage of Faithful and Virtuous Night: Poems by Louise Gl點k. News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Louise Gluck. Faithful and Virtuous Night Louise Glück. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. September ISBN: You enter the world of this spellbinding book through one of its many dreamlike portals, and each time you enter it’s the same place but it has been arranged differently.

You were a woman. Faithful and Virtuous Night tells a single story but the parts are mutable, the great sweep of its narrative mysterious and fateful, heartbreaking and charged with wonder. About the Author Louise Glück is the author of more than a dozen books of poems and a collection of essays.

In Faithful and Virtuous Night, her 13th collection, Gluck writes with a timeless quality, perched on the edge of expectation, awaiting a revelation through the mist, a signal in the capacious night.

Her richness of thought and restrained, melancholy voice call forth the rhythms of the broken heart: beating valiantly in quiet desolation.4/5(K). Faithful and Virtuous Night is no exception. You enter the world of this spellbinding book through one of its many dreamlike portals, and each time you enter it’s the same place but it has been arranged differently.

You were a woman. You were a man. This is a story of adventure, an encounter with the unknown, a knight’s undaunted journey.The high art and deep pleasure of Faithful and Virtuous Night derive from moments of startling presence, when everyday facts turn magical, when disenchantment itself leads to renewed enchantment.

It is a great good fortune to hold these poems in hand.” .Get this from a library! Faithful and virtuous night. [Louise Glück] -- Louise Gluck is one of the finest American poets at work today. Her Poems was hailed as "a major event in this country's literature" in the pages of The New York Times. Every new collection.