"Seldom have loss, anger, and self-loathing been so cutting or vividly portrayed."--Library Journal
“Smith writes with a scalding aortal brilliance that leaves the reader drunk on dream.”—New York Times Book Review
"A book the many fans of Heaney's Beowulf might take home and dip into, almost at random, for years." —Publishers Weekly
The dazzling variety of Anglo-Saxon poetry brought to life by an all-star cast of contemporary poets in an authoritative bilingual edition.
A brand spanking new collection, Works and Days is classic Bernadette Mayer: fresh, learned, exciting, and endlessly surprising