The Angel of History

Harper Perennial (Mar 15, 1995)
Paperback – 96 pages
ISBN: 0060925841 / 9780060925840
Placed in the context of twentieth-century moral disaster--war, genocide, the Holocaust, the atomic bomb--Forche's ambitions and compelling third collection of poems is a meditation of memory, specifically how memory survives the unimaginable. The poems reflect the effects of such experience: the...