By Brittany Perham
“Musical, insightful, and the entire method human.”—Claudia Rankine, 2016 Barnard ladies Poets Prize citation
Each poem in Brittany Perham’s prize-winning assortment hyperlinks photographs: lover and cherished, baby and guardian, citizen and kingdom, spirit and physique, residing and lifeless. every one speaker investigates what it potential to be in courting to a different: what does it suggest to determine and be obvious, to mirror and be mirrored, to handle and be addressed? With musicality, grit, and humor, those poems problem our conceptions of identification and language. by means of wondering the methods we predict and converse, the methods we rehash and reshape our event, they formalize obsession. Emotionally stirring and unapologetic, Double Portrait contemplates the character of devotion.
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