Goodbye, Flicker

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Goodbye, Flicker
SubtitlePoems
PublisherUniversity of Massachusetts Press
EAN/ISBN978-1558499492
Release Date2012-03-28
Author(s)Carmen Giménez Smith
SummaryThis distinctive collection introduces a new type of mythmaking, daring in its marriage of fairy tale tropes with American mundanities. Conspiratorial, Goodbye, Flicker describes the interior life of a girl whose prince is a deadbeat dad and whose escape into a fantasy world is also an escape into language, beauty, and the surreal.