At My Ease
Uncollected Poems of the Fifties and Sixties
American Poets Continuum
Published by: BOA Editions Ltd.
Imprint: BOA Editions Ltd.
175 Pages, 6.00 x 9.00 x 0.40 in
- Published: February 1997
Drawing from his literary fathers Walt Whitman and William Carlos Williams, Bollingen Prize-winning poet David Ignatow eschews ornamentation in favor of embracing the fierce, uncompromising truths of the human spirit in his eighteenth collection.
"Complex, beautiful, lacerated with living and with toil, uncompromising. Yet, for all that, there is an easy grace and Athenian simplicity." —William Billiter, Rain Taxi