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Wideawake field

Eliza Griswold

Wideawake field

by Eliza Griswold

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEliza Griswold
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3607.R58 W53 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination76 p. ;
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17227943M
ISBN 100374299307
ISBN 109780374299309
LC Control Number2006032056
OCLC/WorldCa71790171

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Eliza Griswold, a Nieman Fellow, is a senior fellow at the New America Foundation. She is the author of a book of poetry, “Wideawake Field,” published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in and a nonfiction book, “The Tenth Parallel,” also published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in Eliza Griswold, a Guggenheim fellow, is the author of a collection of poems, Wideawake Field (FSG, ), and a nonfiction book, The Tenth Parallel: Dispatches from the Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam (FSG, ), a New York Times bestseller that was awarded the J. Anthony Lukas is the translator of I Am the Beggar of the World: Landays from Contemporary Afghanistan (FSG.

Eliza Griswold, a Guggenheim fellow, is the author of a collection of poems, Wideawake Field (FSG, ) and a nonfiction book, The Tenth Parallel: Dispatches from the Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam (FSG, ), a New York Times bestseller that was awarded the J. Anthony Lukas Prize. She has worked with Seamus Murphy in Africa and Asia for more than a decade. Airport information about ASI - Ascension Island [RAF Ascension Island], AC, SH.


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Griswold published Wideawake Field, a book of poetry, on [7] [8] [9] A second book, The Tenth Parallel: Dispatches from the Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam, is a travelogue about the regions of the world along the line of latitude where Christianity and Islam clash.

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Eliza Griswold, a Guggenheim fellow, is the author of a collection of poems, Wideawake Field (FSG, ) and a nonfiction book, The Tenth Parallel: Dispatches from the Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam (FSG, ), a New York Times bestseller that was awarded the J.

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The broken world is one world in her : The collection arcs between internal and external worlds—the disappointment of returning, the guilt and thrill of departure, unexpected encounters in blighted places— and, with ruthless observations etched in the sparest lines, the poems in Wideawake Field sharply and.

Eliza Griswold, a Guggenheim fellow, is the author of a collection of poems, Wideawake Field (FSG, ) and a nonfiction book, The Tenth Parallel: Dispatches from the Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam (FSG, ), a New York Times bestsel. Eliza Griswold is the author of an acclaimed first book of poems, Wideawake Field, as well as The Tenth Parallel: Dispatches from the Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam, which won the J.

Anthony Lukas Book translations of Afghan women’s folk poems, I Am the Beggar of the World, was awarded the PEN Award for Poetry in : Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Wideawake Field. By Eliza Griswold.

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 76 pp. $ (paper). It is reported that the poet Randall Jarrell gave up his job as literary editor of The Nation because he felt that so many of the poems submitted to him consisted of. Her debut book of poems, Wideawake Field (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), is a series of short, sharp dispatches, arranged in sections that alternate between two different planets: one a mosaic of the badlands and war zones of Griswold’s foreign correspondence, the other a native terrain marked by romantic loss and disillusionment.

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Anthony Lukas is the translator of I Am the Beggar of the World: Landays from Contemporary Afghanistan. Wideawake Field is a dark book that touches equally on the traumas of war and death and the mundane details of a roving life, including hotel bedbugs.

“Water Cure,” a short directive regarding torture, is a chillingly calm address to readers: “The manual recommends a pause /. Wideawake Field. In Februarythe 38th Combat Engineer Battalion of the US Army Corps of Engineers arrived to build Wideawake Field, named for native sooty terns, also called “wideawakes” for their sleep-disturbing calls.

The engineers began building a foot runway in April Eliza Griswold is the author of "The Tenth Parallel", "Wideawake Field", "Amity and Prosperity" and "The Gifts of the State and Other Stories".A darkly humorous new collection of poems by the Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and author of Wideawake Field and Amity and Prosperity If Men, Then, Eliza Griswold's second poetry collection, charts a radical spiritual journey through ld's language is forthright and intimate as she steers between the chaos of a tumultuous inner world and an external landscape littered.