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Blood Memory , Colleen J. McElroy's collection of narrative poetry, emerges from deep seated memories with enormous emotion. Through the rhythms and musicality unique to McElroy's voice, it portrays an extended family, a complex culture spanning several decades, multiple victories and failures, and a single brilliant soul that frames the poems.  Dedicated to McElroy's mot ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published March 4th 2016 by University of Pittsburgh Press (first published February 26th 2016)
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Very evocative imagery. Complicated poetic family history. Accessible poems engulfed me.
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