On a book page, this tab will allow you to add a book to one of your lists.
Please login or register to use this feature.
9781771310451_cover Enlarge Cover
0 of 5
0 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $11.99
edition:eBook
category: Poetry
published: May 1993
ISBN:9781771310451
publisher: Brick Books

The Woman Downstairs

by Julie Bruck

reviews: 0
tagged:
add a tag
Please login or register to use this feature.
canadian, women authors
0 of 5
0 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $11.99
edition:eBook
category: Poetry
published: May 1993
ISBN:9781771310451
publisher: Brick Books
Description

Winner of the 1994 A.M. Klein Prize for Poetry (QSPELL, now the Quebec Writers' Federation)

In The Woman Downstairs, eloquence joins intimately with an attentive and hungry eye. Julie Bruck explores the accidents and acquaintances of life, its small coincidences and occurrences, its unexpected meetings. With a passionate distance, Bruck blends the outside observer's cool embrace with a desire to know intensely life’s eccentric smallnesses, to gentle the beautiful out of the mundane. By turns witty and thoughtful, Bruck's writing is always graceful, always a delight.

About the Author

Julie Bruck is the author of two previous books, both with Brick: The End of Travel (1999), and The Woman Downstairs<.em> (1993). Her recent work has appeared in The New Yorker, Ploughshares, and The Walrus, among other publications. A Montreal native, she lives in San Francisco with her husband and daughter.

Author profile page >

Buy this book at:

Buy the e-book:

Reader Reviews

Sign Up or Sign In to add your review or comment.

Related Blog Posts

User Activity

X
Contacting facebook
Please wait...