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Mary karr is an american poet, essayist and memoirist she rose to fame in 1995 with the publication of her bestselling memoir the liars' club she is th. Mary karr disrupted the poetry scene, with her 1991 essay “against decoration”, by insisting that content is more important than poetic style.
Although mary karr is known because of her memoirs, she regards herself as primarily a poet she published her first poem in mother jones magazine, and her poems. Poetic analysis, literary analysis, poet - poet mary karr.
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