Richard Kenney was born in Glens Falls, New York, in 1948 and is the author of three previous books of poetry: The Evolution ofthe Flightless Bird, Orrery, and The Invention of the Zero. In 1987 he received a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Fellowship. He is currently professor of English at the University of Washington and lives with his family in Port Townsend, Washington.
Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
Publisher: Knopf On Sale: January 29, 2008 Price: $26.95
Fourteen years after his last book of poems, we have a glorious new volume from Richard Kenney, who has been hailed by The New York Review of Books as “one of the most gifted and multifaceted and original of American poets.”
In The One-Strand River, Kenney has tales to tell—of loves, births...
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