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By Méira Cook

ISBN-10: 1926829727

ISBN-13: 9781926829722

Shortlisted for the 2012 Aqua Lansdowne Prize for Poetry

A interesting, ambling, loitering secret tale in verse, a whoizzit instead of a whodunit.

In this cutting edge and arresting narrative poem, Méira Cook's walker, a tender girl, is a personality being written by means of an "old urban poet," who's in flip being written through one other poet, for whom the younger lady, "Ms. Em Cook," has been an amanuensis. constantly witty and infrequently hilarious, feather-light involved, the e-book is an unique exploration of great concerns: formative years and age; lifestyles, demise and rebirth; the (dis)connection of language and truth; culture and the now. it truly is an assemblage of 7 nesting sections, every one of them a type of chapbook chatting with all the others and rounding out a protracted poem of significant freshness. A Walker within the urban is distinctive, some of the most unique books Brick has ever published.

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