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Temper
by Beth Bachmann
University of Pittsburgh Press, 2009
Paper: 978-0-8229-6040-9 | eISBN: 978-0-8229-9066-6
Library of Congress Classification PS3602.A3446T46 2009
Dewey Decimal Classification 811.6

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Temper is at once violent and controlled, unflinching and unforgiving in temperament. The poems are mercilessly recursive, placing pressure on the lyric as a mode of both the elegiac and the ecstatic. The result is an enforced silence, urgent with grief.

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