(Ebook/PDF) [Night Sky with Exit Wounds] Ü Ocean Vuong
Gift Beautiful read It s books like this that me wish I understood poetry I read this through in an evening this that make me wish I poetry I read this through in an evening s a lot about the writer s parents being from Vietnam and then there s some stuff which I think was about 911 and Jackie Kennedy and masturbation and oral sex in a field But I don t really have any coherent idea of what I just readFour stars though because most of it sounds rather ood So it s probably something important for people who understand The item
itself is lovely Was recommended by a friend and I m is lovely Was recommended by a friend and I m I ordered it Now the delivery. One of the most celebrated poetry books of the yearThe New YorkerThe Best Books of Poetry of 2016 New York TimesCritics Pick Boston GlobeBest Books listingNPR Best Books listing Miami HeraldBest LGBT Books San Francisco ChronicleTop 100 Books of the Year Library JournalBest Books of 2016Michiko Kakutani in The New York Times writes The poems in Mr Vuong's new collection Night Sky With Exit Woundspossess a tensile precision reminiscent of Emily Dickinson's work combined with a Gerard Manley Hopkins like appreciation for the sound and rhythms of words Mr Vuong can create startling images a black piano in a field a wedding cake couple preserved under lass a shepherd stepping out of a Caravaggio painting and make the silences and elisions in his verse speak as potently as his wordsThere is a powerful emotional undertow to these poems that springs from Mr Vuong's sincerity and candor and from his ability to capture specific moments in time with both photographic clarity and a sense of the evanescence of all earthly thingsReading Vuong is like watching a fish move he manages the varied currents of English with muscled intuition His poems are by turn. Boat baby who has become a fine writer dealing with the hard
Stuff Of Se I Of Se I se I this expecting something amazing Mostly it is very much what I call identity poetry whose subject matter is so personal to the writer that I can t relate to it Ocean Vuong has a ood talent for some rich imagery but to be honest this kind of poetry is just not my cup of tea Simply one of the finest contemporary poets I ve read Beautiful powerful and ALWAYS unexpected in subject and rhythm while remaining an irreducible wholeYou want to read modern poetry at it s finest here you o Powerful voice explores poetry at it s finest here you o Powerful voice explores violence history identity all with a tremendous humanity SlateIn his impressive debut collection Vuong writes beauty into and culls from individual familial and historical traumas Vuong exists as both observer and observed throughout the book as he explores deeply personal themes such as poverty depression ueer sexuality domestic abuse and the various forms of violence inflicted on his family during the Vietnam War Poems float and strike in eual measure as the poet strives to transform pain into clarity Publishers WeeklyTorso of Air Suppose you do change your life& the body isthan a portion of night sealedwith bruises Suppose you woke & found your shadow replacedby a black wolf The boy beautiful& The Damascened Blade (Joe Sandilands, gone So you take the knife to the wallinstead You carve & carve until a coin of light appears& youet to look in at laston happiness The eyestaring back from the other sidewaitingBorn in Saigon Vietnam Ocean Vuong attended Brooklyn College He is the author of two chapbooks as well as a full length collection Night Sky with Exit Wounds A Ruth Lilly Fellow and winner of the Whiting Award Ocean Vuong lives in New York Cit.
Ocean Vuong Þ 9 SummaryWas awful found the parcel left on the floor a bit further away from the door There are two flats and 4 people living in the building yet no one knocked the doorbells OR the door Since the item is a book I m enraged because it was a rainy day and there was the possibility of damaging the item if the
possibility of damaging the item If was to be a no contact delivery I would appreciate to know that myof damaging the item If was to be a no contact delivery I would appreciate to know that my has been put in a safe place so that there will be no damageI am content with the book but cannot excuse the delivery Way Brilliant Sensitive Articulate And Brilliant sensitive articulate and Ocean was a Vietnamese. S raceful and wonderstruck His lines are both long and short his pose narrative and lyric his diction formal and insouciant From the outside Vuong has fashioned a poetry of inclusion The New YorkerThe language is painfully exuisitely exact the scenes haunting and indelible Highly recommended Library Journal starred review Night Sky with Exit Wounds establishes Vuong as a fierce new talent to be reckoned withThis book is a masterpiece that captures with elegance the raw sorrows and joys of human existence Buzzfeed's Most Exciting New Books of 2016 This original sprightly wordsmith of tumbling pulsing phrases pushes poetry to a new levelA stunning introduction to a young poet who writes with both assurance and vulnerability Visceral tender and lyrical fleet and agile these poems unflinchingly face the legacies of violence and cultural displacement but they also assume a position of wonder before the world 2016 Whiting Award citation Night Sky with Exit Wounds is the kind of book that soon becomes worn with love You will want to crease every page to come back to it to underline every other line because each word resonates with power LitHubVuong's.