Aerea in the Forests of Manhattan

Aerea in the Forests of Manhattan

By: Hocquard (author)Hardback

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At forty, Adam, an intellectual and writer "who comes from the other side of the ocean," and who is steeped in the belief that he is the last of his line, finds himself--dreams himself--in America. The promised land's gift to him is Aerea, youthful, radiant, an enchantress, essentially unattainable: their adventure is short-lived. Words, she tells Adam, are the obstacle that stands in the way. And scarcely has Aerea appeared in his life than she has walked out of it.

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Emmanuel Hocquard (born in 1940 in Cannes) is a French poet who grew up in Tangier, Morocco. He served as the editor of the small press Orange Export Ltd., and, with Claude Royet-Journoud, edited two anthologies of new American poets, 21+1: Poetes americains aujour hui (with a corresponding English volume, 21+1 American Poets Today) and 49+1. In 1989, Hocquard founded and directed "Un bureau sur l'Atlantique," an association fostering relations between French and American poets."

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/06/2006
  • ISBN13: 9780910395885
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 119
  • ID: 9780910395885
  • ISBN10: 0910395888

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