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Inward to the Bones: Georgia OKeeffes Journey with Emily Carr Kate Braid

Inward to the Bones: Georgia OKeeffes Journey with Emily Carr

Kate Braid

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ISBN : 9781894759458
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119 pages
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In 1930, Emily Carr met Georgia OKeeffe at an exhibition of OKeeffes paintings in New York. Inspired by the idea of a bond between these two powerful painters, award-winning poet Kate Braid has expanded that momentary meeting into a passionate,MoreIn 1930, Emily Carr met Georgia OKeeffe at an exhibition of OKeeffes paintings in New York. Inspired by the idea of a bond between these two powerful painters, award-winning poet Kate Braid has expanded that momentary meeting into a passionate, revolutionary friendship. In Georgia OKeeffes voice, she envisions what might have happened if the two women had visited each other in the landscapes that inspired their art: OKeeffes New Mexico and Carrs British Columbia. Thus begins an extraordinary journey through landscape, art and desire and inward to the bones.This Kate Braid classic was originally published by Polestar in 1998. It was nominated for the Pat Lowther Memorial Award and the Milton Acorn Peoples Poetry Prize. Inward to the Bones was a winner of the Vancity Book Award.