Issue 3.05

Spring 2008: The Sharon Thesen Issue

Editor: Jenny Penberthy

Daphne Marlatt interviews Sharon Thesen. Essays by Colin Browne, Ted Byrne, Andrew Klobucar, and others. Poems by George Bowering, Roo Borson, Robin Blaser, and others.

Print: $10





Sharon Thesen, early manuscript for "Biography," Thesen Archive, Contemporary Literature Collection, Simon Fraser University
Sharon Thesen, early manuscript for "Biography," Thesen Archive, Contemporary Literature Collection, Simon Fraser University
Contributors

"masquerading as simple description": A Conversation with Sharon Thesen

"alive and watching": Sharon Thesen and the Eighth Type of Ambiguity

Just an Apple

A Chaise for Sharon

Nechako Spring Morning

Sharon Thesen: Poem in Memory, and growing up there

"How much of Heaven has gone from Earth?": Sharon Thesen's "The Good Bacteria" suite

from the Benjamin Sonnets

PS I Adore You

Aristaeus Mourning the Loss of His Bees

For Sharon

Photographs & Manuscripts

Two Angels for Sharon

Why Sharon Thesen Doesn't Win Poetry Prizes

Two Poems for Sharon

The Yellow Chair

Report from the Savage Fields: Sharon Thesen's "The Fire"

She Who Destroys Light: Sharon Thesen's The Good Bacteria and the Organic Imagination

As Above, So Below: Parallax in Sharon Thesen's The Good Bacteria

Sunday Morning, Making a Break, September

Charles Olson's First Poem

Prince George Core (Part 2: unfinished notes)

Your Own Heart a Satire

You Just Let Her Dance There

Canine Kin: Sharon Thesen's "Animals"

The Dogs of Dirk Bogarde

ReVerb & Echo

purse, porch, light

"margarine in the aisles of hope": towards a thinking about Sharon Thesen's writings

After Akhmatova

The Urging Surface

Petulant Sonnet for Sharon

Selected Poem

COVER: Early manuscript for "Biography," Thesen Archive, Contemporary Literature Collection, Simon Fraser University

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