The Body's Question by Kevin Young, Tracy K. Smith

The Body's Question

Kevin Young, Tracy K. Smith

72 pages first pub 2003 (editions)

nonfiction poetry emotional reflective slow-paced


You are pure appetite. I am pureAppetite. You are a phantomIn that far-off city where daylightClimbs cathedral walls, stone by stolen stone.--from "Self-Portrait as the Letter Y"Confronting loss, historical intersections with race and family, and ...

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