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Sanctificum

Christopher Abani

Sanctificum

by Christopher Abani

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Published by Copper Canyon Press in Port Townsend, Wash .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementChris Abani.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9387.9.A23 S26 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23910242M
ISBN 109781556593161
LC Control Number2009043650
OCLC/WorldCa456178292

This is an extraordinary book of grace, I cannot recommend it highly enough.” — Chris Abani, author of Sanctificum and Hands Washing Water In Furious Dusk, the poems' speaker sifts through his past to find the speckles of memory that highlight the pressures to fit the mold of masculinity forged both by the Mexican culture of his father and. Sanctificum by Chris Abani Copper Canyon Press ( ) Read Detailed Book Description “Abani explores place and humor, exile and freedom with poems of experience and imagination [he] enters the wound with a boldness that avoids nothing.

  He writes lyrics that skirt tightropes of impossible, beautiful contradictions. David is a Fresno poet, an American poet, a Chicano poet, and more. This is an extraordinary book of grace, I cannot recommend it highly enough.” —Chris Abani, author of Sanctificum and Hands Washing Water. Home Sanctified, Overland Park, Kansas. likes. Home Sanctified cleans homes with products that are safe for yourself and your family. Pricing are dependent on job and amount of time.5/5(6).

Sanctified Life to make the present volume. In this form and in many printings the little book has enriched thousands of lives. In new format, but with no change in textual matter, this deeply spiritual and long-lived book is reissued for still wider distribution. For the convenience of the reader scripture and subject indexes have been Size: KB.   His poetry collections are Sanctificum, There Are No Names for Red, Feed Me The Sun - Collected Long Poems, Hands Washing Water, Dog Woman, Daphne’s Lot, and Kalakuta Republic. He is the recipient of the PEN USA Freedom-to-Write Award, the Prince Claus Award, a Lannan Literary Fellowship, a California Book Award, a Hurston/Wright Legacy Award 4/5(2).


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