[Line Study of a Motel Clerk Summary] epub By Allison Pitinii Davis


5 thoughts on “Line Study of a Motel Clerk

  1. says:

    Absolutely hands down one of my fav books of poetry So glad that I found this gem on some list It has been than a minute sin

  2. says:

    I really enjoyed this and I'll absolutely read the author's next book The details the beer coolers and motel signs the keys and the s

  3. says:

    Wonderful poems that together put together a multi generational story Might be good to look at the family tree on page 67 before reading the poems

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    In the interest of disclosure while I am not related to the author we do have some family in common she is my cousins' cousin This is a lyrical family history for the author of a truly American variety The 'Motel Clerk' traces immigration sma

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    Ms Davis’ poems speak with the people rather than for them and in doing so also accomplishes a remarkable feat of imaginary re collection in the literal sense of pulling together disparate threads of memory and language Read the full review at The Same blog

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Line Study of a Motel Clerk

The region’s industry booms and busts When the two disparate families become one the new generation must examine what it means to endure in a pl. I really enjoyed this and I ll absolutely read the author s next book The details the beer coolers and motel signs the keys and the stained carpet ring true and meaningful But sometimes the language betrays the characters and the setting In the first poem you get these lines Oh Pall Mall tower their teeth are sharp Nocturnal with cavity which feels like something conjured in a workshop and not remotely from a motel where truckers stay Later as the poems find their way these wonderful lines appear a note the Motel Clerk wrote on the bottom of the new bell he bought for the counter Bought bell 966 In Bus 6 Year OK which sounds exactly how an immigrant would write and mark such an occasion There are a couple sweet references in here to Charles Reznikoff one of the great poets of poor people Let s hope Pitinii Davis is able to bring some of Reznikoff s truth t

SUMMARY Line Study of a Motel Clerk

Two families immigrate to America’s Steel Valley and open a trucking motel and laundry The businesses change hands through three generations as. Absolutely hands down one of my fav books of poetry So glad that I found this gem on some list It has been than a minute since I ve read a full book of poetry I loved every poem After getting to the end and finding the family tree which I was glad came at the end because I liked the challenge of trying to sort through the relationship clues on my own I went back and re read Poetry about cleaning motel rooms truckers stocking beer in coolers keys immigration Ohio and of course the front desk definitely hold personal appeal As someone who has spent a lot of time in a world parallel to this one Davis captures the setting and the significance beautifully One thing that I had forgotten about books of poetry is that even with such sparse text character development is possible I loved the characters as much as I loved the poet s voice An excellent book

READ ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ë Allison Pitinii Davis

Ace a culture a language and a history Line Study of a Motel Clerk examines a family’s century long effort to make a home in a world on the move. Wonderful poems that together put together a multi generational story Might be good to look at the family tree on page 67 before reading the poems

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  • Line Study of a Motel Clerk
  • Allison Pitinii Davis
  • en
  • 03 September 2018
  • 9781936097135