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Michael Palmer's poems in At Passages are as exemplarily radical as ever, but tinged with a new dense lyricism and undercurrents of humor that mike this his most exciting collection to date.

—John Ashbery

At Passages is Michael Palmer’s first book of poetry in seven years––and his first book with New Directions. A collection in seven parts, At Passages explores the "hum of the possible-to-say," and, as its title suggests, delves particularly into the paths and meetings of language and meaning: "as much the unseen / as the visible / As much what has disappeared / as what remains."

At Passages

Poetry by Michael Palmer

published April 1st, 1995