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Sarah Arvio

SARAH ARVIO is the author of two previous books of poetry, Visits from the Seventh and Sono. She has won a number of awards and honors, including the Rome Prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and Guggenheim and Bogliasco Fellowships. For many years a translator for the United Nations in New York and Switzerland, she has also taught poetry at Princeton.

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Sarah Arvio's Books

Visits from the Seventh

Visits from the Seventh

Visits from the Seventh is a highly original debut. Arvio's wry, uncanny poems take the form of conversations between a woman and a throng on invisible presences--visitors, as she calls...

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night thoughts

night thoughts

In this remarkable and unique work, award-winning poet Sarah Arvio gives us a memoir about coming to terms with a life in crisis through the study of dreams. As a young...

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Sono

Sono

Here is Sono, a new collection of bracingly original poems, from the prizewinning author of Visits from the Seventh. Composed during a long stay in Rome, these cantos look outward in order to look inward,...

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Knopf Poem-a-Day: April 10, Sarah Arvio’s “airplane” and “forsythia”

Sarah Arvio’s night thoughts: 70 dream poems & notes from an analysis is what the title proposes, and more. The poems describe her richly evocative dreams, and some of the thoughts that arose from the dreams. The notes that follow are both an essay and a memoir: they recount how, as a young woman haunted by disturbing visions, she went into analysis to save herself, finding lost memories through the amazing process of free associat…

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night thoughts by Sarah Arvio

night thoughts by Sarah Arvio

Buy the Book: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Books-A-Million | Indiebound | Other Retailers Buy the eBook: Google play | Kindle | Nook | iBookstore In this remarkable and unique work, award-winning poet Sarah Arvio gives us a memoir about coming to terms with a life in crisis through the study of dreams. As a young woman, threatened by disturbing visions, Arvio went into psychoanalysis to save herself. The result is a riveting sequence of dream p…

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