Download PDF by Laurie Ann Guerrero: A Tongue in the Mouth of the Dying (Andrés Montoya Poetry

By Laurie Ann Guerrero

ISBN-10: 0268010471

ISBN-13: 9780268010478

packed with the nuanced attractiveness and complexity of the everyday—a pot of beans, a goat carcass, embroidered linens, a grandfather’s cancer—A Tongue within the Mouth of the death trips during the inherited worry of construction and destruction. The histories of South Texas and its humans spread in Laurie Ann Guerrero’s stirring language, together with the dehumanization of fellows and its results on ladies and kids. Guerrero’s tongue turns into a palpable border, occupying these liminal areas that either unite and divide, inviting readers to think about that that's identified and unknown: the physique. Guerrero explores not only the fitting, however the skill to talk and struggle for oneself, one's young children, one's community—in poems that testify how, too frequently, we miss out on the facility mirrored within the mirror.

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