To the Stars through Difficulties: A Kansas Renga in 150 Voices

Title To the Stars through Difficulties: A Kansas Renga in 150 Voices
Names Mirriam-Goldberg, Caryn.
Book Number DBC14925
Narrator Romeiser, Janice.
Annotation A "renga" is a collaborative poem based on the Japanese haiku form, often about nature. In To the Stars Through Difficulties: A Kansas Renga in 150 Voices, poets in the chain take readers across the mythological as well as physical landscape of Kansas. Each poet begins with the seed of an idea from the poem before, writes, and leads the way for the next poet, all the way to the end. The group includes all poets laureate of the state, professional writers, and newcomers. The poets follow images and questions threading through the unfolding form of the renga, creating together one winding poem, a river of words on what place can and does mean. Some strong language.
Length 2 hours, 52 minutes
Title Status Active
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Kansas Interest - KAN
Kansas Interest - Non-Fiction - KSINF
Kansas Notable Book - KSNB
Poetry - POE
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Short Book - SH
Female Narrator - FN
Locally Produced - LPD
Locally Produced - Kansas - LPDK
LC Subject Renga, American - Kansas
Kansas - Poetry
Poetry
Downloadable books
Nonfiction
Talking books
Language English
Medium Digital Book
Released 2020
Publication Info Emporia : Kansas State Library, Kansas Talking Books Regional Library, 2020
Original Publication Recorded from: Lawrence, KS : Mammoth Publications, [2012] 9780983799597
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