Quarry

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  • Author(s): Franco, Tanis
  • Series:
    Brave & Brilliant Series
  • Publication Information:
    Alberta : University of Calgary Press. 2018
  • Additional Information
    • Publication Type:
      eBook.
    • Abstract:
      Spaces are not exterior to bodies. They influence and affect the way bodies exist in the world. A quarry is an unnatural place within a natural territory. At any moment, it can be abandoned. A body is not separate from the spaces it inhabits. They exist together, in a mutual state of interrelation and instability. Quarry relays a year in the life of a body in transition as it changes with other bodies; human, animal, and mineral. It examines queer social spaces and contested natural spaces, asking how they affect each other. Using evocative metaphor and refreshing language, these poems make bodily experience new. Tanis Franco eschews traditional narratives of the queer and transgender body, bringing nuanced ideas to an ongoing literary and philosophical conversation. Their strong sense of location and landscape is interwoven with sensual language and impeccable craft, creating a unique and distinctive voice.
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    • Related ISBNs:
      9781552389812. 9781552389829. 9781552389836.
    • Accession Number:
      1020790117
    • Accession Number:
      1696323
    • Publication Information:
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  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      FRANCO, T. Quarry. Alberta: University of Calgary Press, 2018. ISBN 9781552389812. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=1696323. Acesso em: 25 nov. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Franco T. Quarry. University of Calgary Press; 2018. Accessed November 25, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=1696323
    • APA:
      Franco, T. (2018). Quarry. University of Calgary Press.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Franco, Tanis. 2018. Quarry. Brave & Brilliant Series. Alberta: University of Calgary Press. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=1696323.
    • Harvard:
      Franco, T. (2018) Quarry. Alberta: University of Calgary Press (Brave & Brilliant Series). Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=1696323 (Accessed: 25 November 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Franco, T 2018, Quarry, Brave & Brilliant Series, University of Calgary Press, Alberta, viewed 25 November 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Franco, Tanis. Quarry. University of Calgary Press, 2018. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=1696323.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Franco, Tanis. Quarry. Brave & Brilliant Series. Alberta: University of Calgary Press, 2018. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=1696323.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Franco T. Quarry [Internet]. Alberta: University of Calgary Press; 2018 [cited 2020 Nov 25]. (Brave & Brilliant Series). Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=1696323