Happy Birthday, Nicanor Parra

Happy Birthday Nicanor Parra Happy Birthday Nicanor Parra is Jim Smith s most extreme book yet Bursting with anti translations non stories tiny lyrics and extended dictations it is part birthday gift bag part writer s mement

  • Title: Happy Birthday, Nicanor Parra
  • Author: Jim Smith
  • ISBN: 9781894469869
  • Page: 388
  • Format: Paperback
  • Happy Birthday, Nicanor Parra is Jim Smith s most extreme book yet Bursting with anti translations, non stories, tiny lyrics and extended dictations, it is part birthday gift bag, part writer s memento mori Smith takes hero worship, the urge to list, the longing for just a few words from the dead, the little baby Josef Stalin and a microdot Bible salesman to placesHappy Birthday, Nicanor Parra is Jim Smith s most extreme book yet Bursting with anti translations, non stories, tiny lyrics and extended dictations, it is part birthday gift bag, part writer s memento mori Smith takes hero worship, the urge to list, the longing for just a few words from the dead, the little baby Josef Stalin and a microdot Bible salesman to places no one else could imagine This is Smith is at his most poetic and his most political Nicanor Parra s Christ of Elqui is translated beyond recognition, science fiction guru Judy Merril returns with an apocalyptic list, Archbishop Romero has a few words, something is found in Pound, and the reader stands astride the Ebro River in the failing light of the Spanish Civil War Whether or not there is a saviour in every box, there is always for now a lake with loons, a sky and fish More than anything, this book is packed with poets who jostle, confide and confess Warning the world herein is not normal.

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    1. Review from LiteraturedPublished in the recent past by Mansfield Press, Happy Birthday, Nicanor Parra is a jocose, bellicose book for your nearest future. Imagine an Ezra Pound who hadn’t composed Cantos and who was truly loonie and you’ll be imagining more or less the same man pictured in a baseball cap in front of a mini-van in the back of the author Jim Smith’s book.He seems to have Pound’s method down along with Parra’s heretical fervour. Some of us are familiar with the experience [...]

    2. After meeting and befriending Jim Smith when Back Off Assassin! first came out, I was excited to get a new book. This book did not disappoint. He is an anarchist in the best sense of the word.

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