Guillotine: Poems

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Product Details

Price
$16.00  $14.72
Publisher
Graywolf Press
Publish Date
August 04, 2020
Pages
72
Dimensions
5.9 X 8.8 X 0.3 inches | 0.35 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781644450307

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About the Author

Eduardo C. Corral is the author of Slow Lightning, winner of the Yale Younger Poets Prize, and a recipient of a Whiting Writers' Award and the Hodder Fellowship from Princeton University. He teaches at North Carolina State University.

Reviews

"Eduardo Corral's ravishing new collection begins with a ceremony of touch-hunger and self-abnegation. . . . An erotics of loneliness, a deep song of exile, of indefinable yearning. At times, even the text itself blurs. It's as if I am reading through smoke, through tears."--Diane Seuss

"These poems step 'into the grit / & whirl' of the desert like a fervent saint: devotional, rhapsodic, divine. . . . Guillotine is a timely, excoriating, and captivating book born of perilous times."--D. A. Powell

"A master artist. . . . Only a poet as skilled as Corral could connect rejection from the US nation-state with unrequited love to such effect. Carefully code-switching between Spanish and English, Corral is a poet to be studied for his radical contributions to the American canon."--Natalie Scenters-Zapico