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  • The Descent of Alette Poets Penguin
  • Alice Notley
  • English
  • 12 June 2019
  • 9780140587647

10 thoughts on “The Descent of Alette Poets Penguin

  1. says:

    I despise EVERYONE who has given this book LESS than 4 stars WHAT'S THE MATTER WITH YOU Anyway there is no sliding scale for suffering here THIS BOOK will HAUNT you long after you've finished reading it unlike ANY poetry Alice Notley creates new archetypes and gives new jobs to old ones Don't allow anyone to ruin it for you as most Notley fans can't help themselves but to blab about what and how this book unfolds Tell them to p

  2. says:

    Epic and slow moving The Descent of Alette dramatizes a single woman’s battle against an ancient patriarchal force The novel in verse follows Alette the narrator as she wages war against the evil omnipresent Tyrant the personification of patriarchy; the Tyrant has imprisoned everyone underground in a subway system and only with his defeat can people return to the surface and reconnect with the natural world As the he

  3. says:

    I played laser tag for the first time this week I navigated the strobe lit rooms like a disoriented grandmother s

  4. says:

    This is an admirable novel in lyric It is endlessly creative furiously constructed and showcases a mind hard at work within the confines of the written word Not to suggest that the written word is inherently limiting but often than not I stop myself and say “it is only words How much can I expect from this” This uestion was pushed and sueezed throughout my entire readingI came to conclude that writing is much than just words d

  5. says:

    The Descent of Alette is a contemporary feminist approach to the traditional monomyth even following the 17 stages as per Joseph Campbell fairly closely What makes this myth slightly different and perhaps relevant is the female as her

  6. says:

    Alice Notley how did you know what was happening down in my subconsciousmeditationdream space How did you dare write a book as unhinged and deep down as this This is a book of poetry about killing the Tyrant If you are a revolutionary read this before Marx or Mao because I think it takes the possibility of emancipation seriously than they did Also it has beautiful snakes

  7. says:

    I took a day off from work to descend with Alette and find myself thinking about this epic and some of its lines days later Like ev

  8. says:

    I can’t look at uotation marks the same way

  9. says:

    i listened to alice notley's four hour reading of this and that brought me into wild states of stupor recommend

  10. says:

    My reaction to reading the text“I walked into” “the forest; “for the woods were lit” “by yellowstreet lamps” “along various” “dirty pathways” “I paused a moment”“to absorb” “the texture” “of bark needles” “The wind carried”“with a pine scent” “the river’s aura— “delicious air” “Then afigure” “appeared before me— “a woman” “in a long dress” “stand

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The Descent of Alette Poets Penguin

N subways not allowed to live in the world above Traveling deeper and deeper she is on a journey of continual transformation encountering a series of figures and undergoing fragmentations and metamorphoses as s Alice Notley how did you know what was happening down in my subconsciousmeditationdream space How did you dare write a book as unhinged and deep down as this This is a book of poetry about killing the Tyrant If you are a revolutionary read this before Marx or Mao because I think it takes the possibility of emancipation seriously than they did Also it has beautiful snakes

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In The Descent of Alette Alice Notley presents a feminist epic a bold journey into the deeper realms Alette the narrator finds herself underground deep beneath the city where spirits and people ride endlessly o I despise EVERYONE who has given this book LESS than 4 stars WHAT S THE MATTER WITH YOU Anyway there is no sliding scale for suffering here THIS BOOK will HAUNT you long after you ve finished reading it unlike ANY poetry Alice Notley creates new archetypes and gives new jobs to old ones Don t allow anyone to ruin it for you as most Notley fans can t help themselves but to blab about what and how this book unfolds Tell them to please be UIET Tell them this book is for YOU as much as anyone and it s your experience for the readingFor an interview with Notley Empire State Building: The Making of a Landmark journey into the deeper realms Alette the narrator finds herself underground deep beneath the city where spirits and people ride endlessly o I despise EVERYONE who has given this book LESS than 4 stars WHAT S THE MATTER WITH YOU Anyway there is no sliding scale for suffering here THIS BOOK will HAUNT you long after you ve finished reading it unlike ANY poetry Alice Notley creates new archetypes and gives new I Love You Almost Always jobs to old ones Don t allow anyone to ruin it for you as most Notley fans can t help themselves but to blab about what and how this book unfolds Tell them to please be UIET Tell them this book is for YOU as much as anyone and it s your experience for the readingFor an interview with Notley

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He seeks to confront the Tyrant and heal the world Using a new measure with rhythmic units indicated by uotation marks Notley has created a spoken text a rich and mesmerizing work of imagination mystery and pow i listened to alice notley s four hour reading of this and that brought me into wild states of stupor recommend


About the Author: Alice Notley

Alice Notley born 8 November 1945 is an American poetfrom Wikipedia