Model: EN0152
ISBN: 9781847772428
Authors: GOODISON, L.
Publishers: CARCANET PRESS LIMITED
Price: $2,705.00JMD
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 30 July, 2014.
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Oracabessa is a book of risky journeys, mappings and re-mappings, as the poet navigates place, history and imagination. Goodison travels to Spain and Portugal, to Canada ('Winter has landed') and back to the Hope Gardens of her childhood in Jamaica; even to the Old Testament world of Ruth and Hagar. Throughout her journeys she hymns the artists who inspire her: El Greco, John Donne, Billie Holiday, 'Miles Marley Mozart'. At the end of travel, she is, as she says, 'Still on the road to Heartease