Citizen : an american lyric (Book, 2015) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Citizen : an american lyric

Citizen : an american lyric

Author: Claudia Rankine
Publisher: [London] Penguin Books 2015
Series: Penguin Poetry
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats

Winner of the Forward Prize for Best Collection 2015 and National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry 2015, this book examines the experience of race and racism in Western society through sharp  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claudia Rankine
ISBN: 9780141981772 0141981776
OCLC Number: 974175192
Awards: Winner of Forward Poetry Prize: Best First Collection 2015
Short-listed for T S Eliot Prize 2015
Description: 166 p. il
Series Title: Penguin Poetry
Responsibility: Claudia Rankine.
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Wonderfully capacious and innovative. In her riffs on the demotic, in her layering of incident, Rankine finds a new way of writing about race in America -- Nick Laird * New York Review of Books * Read more...

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