By Nicole Brossard
"White Piano holds an acute feel of what poetry is, its risk. . . . Brossard is aware good that 'life is just solid for residing' and that residing is incarnated within the fabric of language, that sounds, these companies of experience, can propel it in entrance of the world." – Le Devoir
Between the verbs quivering and streaming, White Piano unfolds its adaptations like musical ratings. Pronouns and individuals, poetry and prose: White Piano, beautifully translated from the French, narrates a constellation of questions and provides a "language that cultivates its personal craters of fireside and savoir-vie."
Nicole Brossard is certainly one of North America's premier practitioners of leading edge writing.
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