Finalist, National Book Awards 2004 for Poetry

Goest, by Cole Swensen book cover, 2004
ISBN 9781882295432
Alice James Books
Cole Swensen, author photo
Cole Swensen

Cole Swensen is the author of fifteen collections of poetry, most recently Landscapes on a Train (Nightboat 2015), and a volume of critical essays. Her poetic collections turn around specific research projects, including ones on public parks, visual art, illuminated manuscripts, and ghosts. More about this author >

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Meditations on the alchemical properties of light within history, art, and the human experience.