Becoming Lyla Dore

Becoming Lyla Dore In this collection of persona poems Teri Youmans Grimm weaves the public history of silent film with the personal history of a fictional silent film star Becoming Lyla Dore recounts the provocative f
  • Title: Becoming Lyla Dore
  • Author: Teri Youmans Grimm
  • ISBN: 9781597093224
  • Page: 252
  • Format: Paperback
  • Becoming Lyla Dore
    In this collection of persona poems, Teri Youmans Grimm weaves the public history of silent film with the personal history of a fictional silent film star Becoming Lyla Dore recounts the provocative fall and rise of a young woman whose coming of age coincides with that of moving pictures Lyla s need to be desired becomes her downfall as well as the catalyst that drives hIn this collection of persona poems, Teri Youmans Grimm weaves the public history of silent film with the personal history of a fictional silent film star Becoming Lyla Dore recounts the provocative fall and rise of a young woman whose coming of age coincides with that of moving pictures Lyla s need to be desired becomes her downfall as well as the catalyst that drives her to success as a silent film actress Through stunning imagery a character s vulnerabilities and strengths, her heartbreaks and triumphs are explored through the lens of history reimagined These poems are luminous as nitrate film and just as incendiary.
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  • Becoming Lyla Dore finely tunes the explosive nature of early film canisters, nascent female sexuality, and the perpetual desire youth exerts on self immolation as personality Visiting Norman Studios or your local library, you may have discovered Jacksonville could have been Hollywood, or some version of a sinful locus of moving pictures and moving hips Walking around downtown nearly one hundred years later in the shadow of First Baptist Church stifling the possibility of liquor drinkin and danc [...]


  • This was an amazing book It was so good, that at the reading, I bought one for my dad and had it signed by the author for Christmas.


  • See my review in Green Mountains Review This is an excellent collection of persona poems about a fictional silent film actress.


  • I read this book, or set poems, for English class I don t read much poetry, but I found this set of poems well written and very interesting It was hard to become accustomed to understanding the words, but once I did, I found the story, told through the poems, to be very enlightening I have been a native to Jacksonville all my life, but never knew anything about the silent film industry that once boomed in this city These poems bring your mind and body back in time into the life of a silent film [...]


  • Becoming Lyla Dore is a captivating collection, catching its readers from the first poem and pulling us further into the strength and flaws of the actress Persona poems are not my strong suit, but this collection from Teri Youmans Grimm was rather stunning I received a complimentary copy of Becoming Lyla Dore in exchange for an honest review, and I was pretty impressed with the collection as a whole It reads like a movie, balance in lighting and character development, I felt as if I were watchin [...]


  • This is such a beautiful creation and evocation of this character and this time An iconic age that both relegated past wonders and was itself relegated as past wonder, Grimm brings forth that age and an imagined person within it marvelously The lyrical lines, the way they resonate the reader to the character s emotion, it s really something else Absolutely love it.


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