Profane halo by Gillian Conoley

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Published by Verse Press, Available to the trade through Consortium Book Sales and Distribution in Amherst, Mass, St. Paul, MN .

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StatementGillian Conoley.
LC ClassificationsPS3553.O5144 P76 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3296687M
ISBN 100974635324
LC Control Number2004021045

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But Conoley’s new book, Profane Halo, takes the inventive tack of fashioning a whole new language that mirrors the blown-apart world we currently inhabit. Spiritually unhinged, bereft of a common religious text, we wander a 21st-century wasteland of McDonald’s and jihad, of tyrannical capitalism and bloodthirsty fundamentalism.

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She is the author of six collections of poetry, including THE PLOT GENIE, PROFANE HALO, Lovers in the Used World, and Tall Stranger, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award.

Her work has received many prizes, including the Jerome J. Shestack Poetry Prize from The American Poetry Review, a National Endowment for the Arts grant. Deep reassembly The title of the book Profane Halo comes from Giorgio Agamben. Agamben is a theoretician in the mold of Foucault.

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The title Profane Halo is taken from Italian philosopher Georgio Agamben, in a quote included here as one of the book’s opening epigraphs. Agamben speaks of "an incorruptible fallenness," an idea that recalls the "used world" that Conoley previously explored in Lovers in the Used World. (shelved 35 times as halo-series) avg rating — 62, ratings — published Blight of the Profane is an ORS-class heavy cruiser that was in service with the Covenant's fleet.

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Her work has been anthologized widely, most recently in Norton’s American Hybrid, Counterpath’s Postmodern Lyricisms, Mondadori’s Nuova Poesia Americana (Italian), and Best American y's poetry has appeared in Conjunctions, New American Writing, American.

Gillian Conoley’s most recent collection of poetry, Peace, was named an Academy of American Poets Stand-out Book for and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book is the author of eight collections of poetry including The Plot Genie, Profane Halo, Lovers in the Used World, and Tall Stranger, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award.

The Fall of Reach (Start of Spartan II program to the start of Halo 1) The flood (Halo 1 story line) First Strike (Between halo 1 and halo 2) The list I read them in (no reason for this order): Fall of Reach.

First Strike (Skipped the Flood) Cryptum. Primordium. Contact Harvest. Cole Protocol. Ghost of Onyx. Glasslands. Thursday War (Next. “This is the first book of a trilogy. The next installment is Hades, due in the Fall of Look for it. Doubtless it will be another winner.” —New York Journal of Books “Halo was absolutely brilliant.

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About half of the book is. Some of them are absolutely wonderful. And others are complete trash. I personally love the original series of novels: Halo: The Fall of Reach, Halo: The Flood, and Halo: First Strike.

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The aureole, that is the halo which surrounds an entire figure.

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