By Bruce Beasley
When the Gnostic Gospels collide with new age spiritualism, the Oxford Happiness attempt, and treatises on Buddhist perform, we all know we are within the territory of a Bruce Beasley assortment. Alternately religious and heretical, Beasleyknown for his severe and carrying on with soul-quest via prior award-winning booksinterrogates the absurdities, psychic violence, and religious of twenty-first century the United States with melancholy, philosophic intelligence, and piercing humor.
Bruce Beasley is the writer of 8 collections of poetry, together with Theophobia (BOA, 2012). The winner of diverse literary awards and fellowships, he lives in Bellingham, WA, the place he's a professor of English at Western Washington University.
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