MacLAINE, Brent HOMER)
Title: Athena Becomes a Swallow, and Other Voices from The Odyssey. pbk.
Publisher:  Goose Lane Editions, Fredericton, NB, 2009, ISBN:9780864925381
Seller ID: 88509
MacLAINE, Brent. Athena Becomes a Swallow, and Other Voices from The Odyssey . (Fredericton, NB): Goose Lane Editions, (2009). Pp. (12),13-96. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. The PEI author's fourth collection of poems. "Brent MacLaine's elegant, capacious, and finely crafted collection [...] contains twenty-seven monologues spoken by charcters who appear in Homer's The Odyssey. Adopting the voices of the mino characters, MacLaine offers a novel perspective on the epic events, demonstraiting how the shine of the gods falls on the common folk as well." - from the rear cover. Very good. 10.00