Home

Recent from DC Books

List of Titles

Poetry by Concetta Principe

walking: not a nun's diary


To order right away using your credit card, click below on Buy Now.

For other payment methods, complete order form below...

Binding

(Save up to 35% )


Many Payment Options!

Option 1 – Right away, on the web, to a secure site

1. Press the BUY NOW button above.

2. This connects you with Paypal.


Option 2 – By Mail

1. Just fill out the fields below, and press SUBMIT.

2. You'll get a prompt acknowledgement of your order, confirming your total price.

3. Then print this page, and enclose your check or money order.

4. Mail to: DC Books, 5 Fenwick Avenue, Montreal West, QC, H4X 1P3 Canada

5. Made an error on SUBMIT? No problem. Just fill out the form again with the correct information, press the CORRECTION button below, then press SUBMIT again.

First Name:

Last Name:

Street/Apt.:

City:

State/Province:

Zip/Postal Code:

Country:

E-Mail:

Tel. [Area Code]:

No.

SPECIAL DISCOUNT PRICE

Yes, please send me the following quantity of walking: not a nun's story

Hard Cover*

Add $15 to the paperback price

If mailing address is to CANADA or USA, I'll pay C$17.95 per copy.

If mailing address is OVERSEAS, I'll pay US$19.95 per copy.

Unit prices above include 35% discount, applicable taxes, shipping and handling.

Correction. (I made a mistake the first time.)

 

 


Option 2 – On-Line Bookstores

walking: not a nun's diary

Concetta Principe’s deeply intimate walking explores religious difference and secular politics, God and promises through the meditative lens of prose poetry. walking occurs in the mind through dreams, in memory and as a relentless process of bearing witness to the earthly, quotidian activities that challenge super-natural abstractions. As the unconverted pilgrim of the book eats nothing, she is led through these poems into encounters with God, birds, stones, and other humans who inhabit the stairways and closed doors of Jerusalem. Together, this collection of prose poems functions as a revelatory maze of mystery and discovery.


Critical Comment

From Michael Dennis,

http://michaeldennispoet.blogspot.ca/2016/02/walking-not-nuns-diary-concetta.html

"Compelling. Heart wrenching. Concetta Principe's Walking: Not a Nun's Diary grabbed me and would not let me go.  Today's book of poetry would tell you that grace under pressure is where the hardest gems are formed. Principe is a flaneur in the Michael Herr fashion and these poems are like punches to the stomach, little bombs that you can't avoid, arrows straight to the heart."

Author Concetta Principe

Author Biography

Concetta Principe is the author of two previous books-Stained Glass (1997) and Interference (1999)-and has written and directed for TV, including the Vision TV series on Biblical archaeology, The Naked Archaeologist. She is currently completing her PhD at York University, where her work considers representations of the messiah and the Muselmann in twentieth century cultural and intellectual works, arguing that these figures are evidence of a trauma of secularism dating to first century Judea. She has managed to find coherence in her unconscious compulsion to think politics and revelation together.


walking: not a nun's diary, Concetta Principe, 100 pp., 5 x 8, Poetry, April 2013.

ISBN: 978-1-897190-85-2 (paper) . . . $18.95

ISBN: 978-1-897190-86-9 ( Bound*) . . . $32.95

* This book is “perfect bound” with an add-on hand bound cover, no dust jacket.

List prices above do NOT include applicable taxes. Offer prices on the left DO!




Home | List of Titles | DC Events | Ordering DC Books | Contact DC Books | Catalogue