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10 edition of Here, Bullet found in the catalog.

Here, Bullet

by Brian Turner

  • 132 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Alice James Books in Farmington, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iraq
    • Subjects:
    • Iraq War, 2003- -- Poetry.,
    • Americans -- Iraq -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBrian Turner.
      GenrePoetry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3620.U763 H47 2005
      The Physical Object
      FormatPaperback
      Paginationx, 71 p.
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3403125M
      ISBN 101882295552
      LC Control Number2005018195

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      An Education in Arms: Brian Turner’s Here, Bullet Associate Professor Jason Shaffer English Department United States Naval Academy A great and glorious thing it is To learn, for seven years or so, The Lord knows what of that and this, Ere reckoned fit to face the foe -- The flying bullet down the Pass, That whistles clear: "All flesh is grass.".   The eponymous poem of Turner’s book considers the bullet as it’s “hissing through the air.”[15] Turner beckons the bullet: If a body is what you want, then here is bone and gristle and flesh.[16] He goads the bullet: And I dare you to finish what you’ve started.[17] But it is not until Turner continues, Because here, Bullet,Author: Olivia Garard.

      Here, Bullet, poems by Brian James Books, 71pp $ paperback ISBN A review by George Leonard. From the time of the Iliad until World War I, war was one of poetry’s central topics, yet now the subject seems taboo; as if all other artists were allowed to address this large and persistent area of human life except the poet. Buy the Paperback Book Here, Bullet by Brian Turner at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.


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Jean Cocteau has written "The poet doesn't invent. He listens." Brian Turner demonstrates the truth of this idea in his Beatrice Hawley award-winning book "Here, Bullet" as he listens, and records, voices of palm trees, zoo animals, dying soldiers, women hanging out laundry, Arab poets, and his own soul/5(80).

"Here, Bullet" is about miscomprehensions as much as it is about the misadventures of war. The book foregrounds the Arabic language in the prelude poem, and in the titles of many poems thereafter. It is the book's contention that the poet has the right and the authority to deploy the language because he, and his fellow soldiers, has paid for it /5.

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“Here, Bullet is a book of poems about the war in Iraq, written by a veteran whose eye for the telling Here is as strategic as it is poetic.” —Globe and Mail “With Brian Turner’s Here, Bullet, we have the first war poetry since Yusef Komunyaaka’s Dien Cai Dau that matters.” —Rain Taxi.

The Here, Bullet Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography. “Here, Bullet is a book of poems about the war in Iraq, written by a veteran whose eye for the telling detail is as strategic as it is poetic.” —The Globe and Mail “Several hundred books have now been published on the Iraq Bullet book but none have felt necessary until now.

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Here, Bullet. If a body is what you want, then here is bone and gristle and flesh. Here is the clavicle-snapped wish, the aorta’s opened valves, that leap thought makes at the synaptic gap. Here is the adrenaline rush you crave, that inexorable flight, that insane puncture into heat and blood.

And I dare you to finish what you’ve : Alice James Books. Buy a cheap copy of Here, Bullet book by Brian Turner. Adding his voice to the current debate about the US occupation of Iraq, in poems written in the tradition of such poets as Wilfred Owen, Yusef Komunyakaa (Dien Cai Free shipping over $/5(5).

Brian Turner (born ) is an American poet, essayist, and professor. He won the Beatrice Hawley Award for his debut collection, Here, Bullet (Alice James Books) the first of many awards and honors received for this collection of poems about his experience as a soldier in the Iraq honors since include a Lannan Literary Fellowship and NEA Literature Fellowship in Alma mater: Fresno State;, University of Oregon.

Here, Bullet is a harrowing, first-hand account of the Iraq War by a soldier-poet. Iraq war veteran Brian Turner writes powerful poetry of witness, exceptional for its beauty, honesty and skill. Like Keith Douglas's poems from the North African desert in the Second World War, Turner's testament from the war in Iraq offers unflinchingly accurate description but no moral 4/5(1).

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