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Book Review

Hull

by Rebecca Foster

Nonbinary poet Xandria Phillips’s poetry collection "Hull" employs the language of dreams and fraught journeys, laying bare the historical and current threats to black and queer bodies. The still-powerful forces of colonialism and... Read More

Book Review

Refugia

by Camille-Yvette Welsch

A refugia is a place where organisms can survive because they are protected in some way from the surrounding inhospitable environment; climate change has rendered the earth one such “flaming wreck.” Quietly political, the book’s... Read More

Book Review

The Nurseryman

by Camille-Yvette Welsch

The characters of Arthur Allen’s "The Nurseryman" follow the trail of Martin Frobisher, explorer of the great North, who “discovered” Meta Incognita, now part of Baffin Island. Written in sixteenth-century style, the book’s... Read More

Book Review

Fractures in a Glass Mind

by Joseph S. Pete

Its narrator’s pain at times palpable, "Fractures in a Glass Mind" is a powerful and soul-baring collection. Nicholas C. A. Sparkman’s poetry collection "Fractures in a Glass Mind" holds a jagged shard of a broken mirror to its... Read More

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