'All of Nichol's work is stamped by his desire to create texts that are engaging in themselves as well as in context, and to use indirect structural and textual devices to carry meaning. In qThe Martyrologyq different ways of speaking testify to a journey through different ways of being. Language is both the poetOCOs instructor and, through its various permutations, the dominant 'image' of the poem. The [nine] books of qThe Martyrologyq document a poetOCOs quest for insight into himself and his writing through scrupulous attention to the messages hidden in the morphology of his own speech.OCO ? Frank Daveyq... question of volumes how much you displace in the travelling one edge to the other boarding the train as i have in toronto takes you east 84 west divided heart cunt/tree perhaps thejourney is into darkness enter ... take the trip (here it gets confused) earth lets you thru ifyou do it willingly as orpheus say or saint rand did or mohammed when he hid in the cave spiders spun a web covered him in saved him from the men who woulda#39;ve killed him that one went down into hell (the earth) 8: up.
|Title||:||Martyrology Books 3 & 4|
|Publisher||:||Coach House Books - 1994-01-18|