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Review of Avenue

In Uncategorized on June 11, 2012 at 2:42 am

James Gibbons gives Michael O’Brien’s Avenue a perceptive, enthusiastic review at the web journal Hyperallergic. It concludes, “At its core, his slender book remains true to the etymological origins of the word avenue: a way of access, a means of approach. Avenue is a thoroughfare of phenomena ever approaching, ever receding — a map of the compressed extravagance revealed in the ‘show of the world / when act is suspended.'” Read the full review here.

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