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A guide to forgetting

poems

by Jeffrey Skinner

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Graywolf Press in Saint Paul, Minn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Jeffrey Skinner ; [selected by Tess Gallagher].
SeriesThe National poetry series
ContributionsGallagher, Tess.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.K498 G85 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2416806M
ISBN 101555971083
LC Control Number87083085
OCLC/WorldCa17546946

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The Forgetting Curve We often think of memories as books in a library, filed away and accessed when needed. But they’re actually more like spiderwebs, strands of recollection distributed across millions of connected we learn something new—when a teacher delivers a fresh lesson to a student, for example—the material is encoded across these neural networks, converting the. As the title suggests, "The Art of Forgetting" offers women advice on how to move beyond the destructive men to a happier life. Full of wit and warmth, from an author who speaks from her heart and head at one and the same time/5(K).


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