Ice Floe II

International Poetry of the Far North

Edited by Shannon Gramse and Sarah Kirk

Ice Floe II

Edited by Shannon Gramse and Sarah Kirk

Distributed for University of Alaska Press

96 pages | 6 x 9
Paper $20.00 ISBN: 9781602231481 Published September 2011
E-book $7.00 to $20.00 ISBN: 9781602231498 Published September 2011

The long-awaited second volume of the newly revived Ice Floe series, Ice Floe II features new and exciting works of poetry from a vibrant and diverse group of writers from Alaska, Canada, Russia, Sweden, Iceland, and beyond. All work is presented here in both its original language and in English translation. With contributors that include former Alaska poet laureate Tom Sexton, Riina Katajavuori, Yuri Vaella, Gunnar Randversson, and dozens of other established and emerging poets, this wonderful collection of voices from the northern latitudes will be a great read for all lovers of poetry and international literature.

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Midwest Book Review

“In the coldest reaches of the Northern hemisphere, poetry is still heartily embraced. . . . Ice Floe is a thoughtful collection on life in the cold, and proves to be quite the read.”

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