Tender Spot: Selected Poems [Audiobook] download free by Naomi Shihab Nye

Tender Spot: Selected Poems Audiobook download free by Naomi Shihab Nye
  • Listen audiobook: Tender Spot: Selected Poems
  • Author: Naomi Shihab Nye
  • Release date: 2015/7/1
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9781780372808
  • Rating: 8.78 of 10
  • Votes: 832
  • Review by: Izabella Hendrix
  • Review rating: 7.62 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/12
  • Duration: 2H24M59S in 256 kbps (38.4 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-06
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: Musepack, TTA, WMA, MPEG4, WAV, FLAC, MP3 (compression ZIP, CBR, XZ, TZO, DEB, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 192
  • Includes a PDF summary of 23 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 17M55S (4.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Naomi Shihab Nye is a wandering poet. For nearly 40 years she has travelled America and the world to read and teach. Born in Missouri to a Palestinian father and an American mother, she grew up in St Louis, Jerusalem and San Antonio. Drawing on her Palestinian- American background, the cultural diversity of Texas, and her experiences in Asia, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Central and South America and the Middle East, her poetry 'reflects this textured heritage, which endowed her with an openness to the experiences of others and a sense of continuity across borders' (Bill Moyers). Through her empathetic use of poetic language, she reveals the shining nature of our daily lives, whether writing about local life in her inner-city Texan neighbourhood or the daily rituals of Jews and Palestinians in the war-torn Middle East. Probing the fragile connection between language and meaning, she shows how lives are marked by tragedy, inequity and misunderstanding, and that our best chance of surviving losses and shortcomings is to be acutely aware of the sacred in all things.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Poetry By Individual Poets
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 13.99 USD
  • Dimensions: 138x216x14mm
  • Weight: 298g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom

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