When My Brother was an Aztec

A fast-paced debut that draws upon reservation folklore, pop culture, fractured gospels, and her brother’s addiction to methamphetamine

When My Brother was an Aztec

When My Brother was an Aztec

A fast-paced debut that draws upon reservation folklore, pop culture, fractured gospels, and her brother's addiction to methamphetamine

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When My Brother was an Aztec
Language: en
Pages: 103
Authors: Natalie Diaz
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Copper Canyon Press

A fast-paced debut that draws upon reservation folklore, pop culture, fractured gospels, and her brother's addiction to methamphetamine
When My Brother Was an Aztec
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Natalie Diaz
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Novels

"I write hungry sentences," Natalie Diaz once explained in an interview, "because they want more and more lyricism and imagery to satisfy them." This debut collection is a fast-paced tour of Mojave life and family narrative: A sister fights for or against a brother on meth, and everyone from Antigone,
Other Musics
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Cynthia Cruz
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-25 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Latina poets occupy an important place in today’s literary landscape. Coming from diverse backgrounds, they share an understanding of what it means to exist within the margins of society. As artists, they possess a dedication to their craft and a commitment to experimentation. Their voices—sometimes lyrical, sometimes autobiographical, sometimes politically
Postcolonial Love Poem
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Natalie Diaz
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-03 - Publisher: Graywolf Press

Natalie Diaz’s highly anticipated follow-up to When My Brother Was an Aztec, winner of an American Book Award Postcolonial Love Poem is an anthem of desire against erasure. Natalie Diaz’s brilliant second collection demands that every body carried in its pages—bodies of language, land, rivers, suffering brothers, enemies, and lovers—be
Golden Days for Boys and Girls
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Natalie Diaz
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1893 - Publisher:

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