Red Doc>

Red Doc>

Book - 2013
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A continuation of the author's Autobiography of red (1998), following the characters in later life, but in a different style and with changed names.
Publisher: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, c2013
ISBN: 9780771018206
Branch Call Number: 811.54 CAR NVD
Characteristics: 167 p. ; 23 cm

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dpecsreads Jun 12, 2013

The sequel to Carson's "Autobiography of Red," "Red Doc>" is different in typography (the verse is now in single narrow, news-clipping-esque columns along the full page) and in cast of characters (with Carson straying further away from the original Stesichoros: Geryon is now simply G, and a wartorn Herakles simply "Sad But Great - capital S capital B capital G"), but it is an equally powerful text - and in the case of the final 20 pages, moreso. While "Autobiography" was a Joycean Bildungsroman with photography a key means of self-discovery, "Red Doc>" is a study of middle age, and of death, with Proust this time looming over the piece.

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