- Gary Geddes (Author)
Flying Blind. Goose Lane Editions
- Jim Smith (Author)
Leonel/Roque. Coteau Books
Reviewed by Dean J. Irvine
FlyingBlind is—as you might expect of the author of The Terracotta Army, HongKong, No Easy Exit/ Salida difÃcil, and Letters from Managua—another travelogue by Gary Geddes, a poetic flight through politics and poetry abroad. Figures and names unfamiliar to the untravelled and unhistoried reader surge into view in this most recent installment.
The alienation effect of the first of twelve poems is deliberate and disorienting. Its narrative is a record […more…]