A Hundred Thousand Hours



A Hundred Thousand Hours Poetry Translated from the Norwegian by Rebecca Wadlinger The book length poem A HUNDRED THOUSAND HOURS is both one of the most celebrated and controversial volumes published in Norway in the past couple decades A HUNDRED THOUSAND HOURS revolves around a mother daughter relationship that exists between alternating forces of harmony and hysteria Dahle s stanzas showcase multiple voices and surprise readers as a home becomes a museum, a cemetery, and a place where furniture comes to life Dahle s work is fragmentary and eerie an illustrious example of Scandinavian surrealism. Best Download [ A Hundred Thousand Hours ] author [ Gro Dahle ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – therehabboutique.co.uk

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  • Paperback
  • 192 pages
  • A Hundred Thousand Hours
  • Gro Dahle
  • English
  • 20 May 2018
  • 1937027244

10 thoughts on “A Hundred Thousand Hours

  1. Nate D says:

    Bursts of emotion and hallucination from the cataclysmic mundane spaces of the home.

  2. Kevin says:

    Pretty cool cycle of poems, translated from the Norwegian and full of objects squirming to life and a twisted mother daughter relationship Sample I think twenty thousand thoughts a day And only two hundred are about you You mean so lit...

  3. Chet says:

    I really enjoyed this book The translation is excellent the poetry and the ideas all flow beautifully.

  4. Presley Darnell says:

    A wonderful weird read, long poem about a mother daughter relationship.

  5. Forrest Gander says:

    I dream that I stand facing a deep hole in the ground I m holding a baby carriage Deeply unsettling, but restrained and wonderfully underdetermined, this book, in two streams of voices, depicts a disturbing relationship between mother and daughter Both feel cannibalized by the other There are intimations of sexual predation, power plays, paranoia For all the drama, there is an aptness and succinct precision to the language It s never over the top The human relationships find their metap I dream that I stand facing a deep hole in the ground I m holding a baby carriage Deeply unsettling, but restrained and wonderfully underdetermined, this book, in two streams of voices, depicts a disturbing relationship between mother and daughter Both feel cannibalized by the other There are intimations of sexual predation, power plays, paranoia For all the drama, there is an aptness and succinct precision to the language It s ...

  6. Sofie Brånedal says:

    Clever without being difficult Funny Well written as usual when it comes to Gro Dahle Even though I think I like her childrens books better, it was great to read and try out her adult poetry as well F...

  7. Marybeth says:

    Loved the strange inventiveness of theses mother daughter poems The poem is book length, but each segment is under 10 lines, written in a naive voice where the furniture comes alive Borders on surrealist, and I was surprised how much I enjoyed this I know I will go back to it for inspiration.

  8. Erin Lyndal says:

    Review forthcoming in American Microreviews and Reviews.

  9. Melissa says:

    I wrote a review of this for Kenyon Review Online.

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