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Style

Writer
Dolores Dorantes
Price
$25.00
Date
2016
Publisher
Kenning Editions
Format
Artists' Books
Size
12.5 × 17.5 × 0.5 cm
Length
108 pgs
Genre
Poetry
Description

Dolores Dorantes’s Style is a prose book in which a plural feminine voice narrates the vicissitudes of a war designed to suppress that voice. A voice that represents the war on the Mexico-U.S. border? Guerrilla adolescents taking their revenge? Enslaved girls who appear in order to combat a macho presidential figure linked to our current-day Central America? Latin America advancing on a fascist-capitalist government? These are some of the questions that might arise from Style. The book was written in 2011, in some dark place in Texas, during the first three months Dorantes was awaiting political asylum.

Bilingual edition. Translated from the Spanish by Jen Hofer.
POEM0816
Perfect-bound, softcover, b&w.

  1. Style
 

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