By Safiya Sinclair
Colliding with and confronting The Tempest and postcolonial identification, the poems in Safiya Sinclair's Cannibal discover Jamaican adolescence and background, race family members in the USA, womanhood, otherness, and exile. She inspires a house not obtainable and a physique now and then uninhabitable, usually reflected by way of a hybrid Eve/Caliban determine. Blooming with excessive lyricism and fertile imagery, those full-blooded poems are dependent, mythic, and intricately woven. right here the feminine physique is a dismal panorama; the feminine physique is cannibal. Sinclair shocks and delights her readers together with her willingness to disorient and impress, making a multitextured university of gorgeous and explosive poems.
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Cannibal (Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry) by Safiya Sinclair