The Portable Famine (Paperback)

Poems

By Rane Arroyo

BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kans, 9781886157538, 63pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2005

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Description

Poetry. Gay and Lesbian studies. "Erotic, irreverent, mournful, political, Arroyo's lyrics and narratives surprise, often by juxtaposing literary erudition and popular culture within the same stanza. The result is a hybrid poetics all his own. Read his arguments, direct addresses, dream poems, elegies, family narratives, and love poems to experience an incisive, original mind exploring the square roots of restlessness.'"--Robin Becker.