Fugue with Bedbug

Fugue with Bedbug

Written by: Turza, Anne-Marie

The eagerly awaited second collection from acclaimed poet Anne-Maria Turza offers an unforgettable, uncanny experience.

In a series of uncanny poems attending to time and mortality, poet Anne-Marie Turza uses the fugue form as a foil and a quiet compositional strategy, arguing in favour of a non-rational basis for a sense of purpose and meaning. The mission in Fugue with Bedbug: “in afterthought, was jello,” writes Turza, “a salad of delicate intent and shimmy . . .”

The eagerly awaited second collection from acclaimed poet Anne-Maria Turza offers an unforgettable, uncanny experience.

In a series of uncanny poems attending to time and mortality, poet Anne-Marie Turza uses the fugue form as a foil and a quiet compositional strategy, arguing in favour of a non-rational basis for a sense of purpose and meaning. The mission in Fugue with Bedbug: “in afterthought, was jello,” writes Turza, “a salad of delicate intent and shimmy . . .”

Published By House of Anansi Press Inc - Apr 5, 2022
Specifications 116 pages | 5.5 in x 8.5 in