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Poetry. Winner of the Transcontinental Poetry Prize (editor's choice), Kaya Oakes' TELEGRAPH "charts a coming back to life with uncompromising lucidity and sorrow. In poetry rife with a bodily knowledge of the inherent 'second ness' of women's history, Oakes writes for the one and the many. 'I wonder if this earth meant anything when I leant my form to it, ' the personae w ...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published May 1st 2007 by Pavement Saw Press
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Kaya Oakes is a fantastic language manipulator. Her poetry has never been so new and alive, and her words so very well chosen.
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Kaya Oakes is the author of four books, including The Nones Are Alright (Orbis Books, 2015), Radical Reinvention(Counterpoint Press, 2012), Slanted and Enchanted: The Evolution of Indie Culture (Henry Holt, 2009), and a poetry collection, Telegraph (Pavement Saw Press, 2007). She is a contributing writer to Religion Dispatches,Killing the Buddha, Commonweal, and America magazines and her essays ha ...more
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