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Hurricane Katrina and Tsunami compelled poet Chiwan Choi to look beyond the banalities of life and politics and take on the big issues, the big questions, tackling the grand and important subjects. Yet his voice gives these poems a deep level of intimacy, while his economy of language distinguishes his work as authentic and accessible. This collection is a journey of discoHurricane Katrina and Tsunami compelled poet Chiwan Choi to look beyond the banalities of life and politics and take on the big issues, the big questions, tackling the grand and important subjects. Yet his voice gives these poems a deep level of intimacy, while his economy of language distinguishes his work as authentic and accessible. This collection is a journey of discovery-of the poet, Chiwan Choi, as a man, as a Korean, as a son, as a husband, as a writer. Inside the big concerns, he embraces the smallest moments in his life-finding key details, examining them, breaking them down and rebuilding them, to see if, somewhere in the smallest fragments, both trivial and tragic, the poet can discover himself, reflected, and resonating with his father teaching him how to survive....

Title : The Flood
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ISBN : 9781882688
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 476 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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The Flood Reviews

  • David
    2019-03-04 22:37

    I love the voice in these poems. Soft-spokenly conversational (other than the titular poem, which is positively dizzying in leaps and speed), intense perfect images, and everything from sparks of wonderful humor to searing insight. Extremely strong work.

  • Paul
    2019-03-02 23:35

    Review at asianamlitfans.