Ideas of Improvisation

Joel Dias-Porter (Author)

$17.00

Publisher: Thread Makes Blanket Press
Format: Book
Binding: pb
Pages: 102
Released: June 14, 2022
ISBN-13: 9780989747462

This book is available for *PREORDER*. It will ship near it's release date, June 15.

 

"Joel Dias-Porter's much-anticipated poetry collection is for poetry's true believers."—Yona Harvey

Ideas of Improvisation interrogates how the I & the I of the imaginary can appear perpendicular to the axis of the real. In addition to the expected body of words, Joel Dias-Porter improvises on the idea of the lyric by marooning text to create ghost poems that float above the page and add a new haiku-like dimension. Like the rook in brook, in Ideas of Improvisation we hear how Dias-Porter, a neurodiverse technician of the text, reformulates form to navigate the spectrum of possibility.

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