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The future is trying to tell us something : new and selected poems

Author: Joy Ladin
Publisher: Rhinebeck, New York : Sheep Meadow Press, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English
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"As these poems attest, gender transition, like other modes of becoming, is far messier, more mysterious and idiosyncratic than such simplifications allow, a life-long process combining shame with triumph, ecstasy with disappointment, the mundane humiliation of airport security screenings with the miraculous experience of incarnation and fully embodied love"--
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joy Ladin
ISBN: 9781937679743 1937679748
OCLC Number: 1005760265
Description: xii, 268 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: Joy Ladin.

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"As these poems attest, gender transition, like other modes of becoming, is far messier, more mysterious and idiosyncratic than such simplifications allow, a life-long process combining shame with triumph, ecstasy with disappointment, the mundane humiliation of airport security screenings with the miraculous experience of incarnation and fully embodied love"--

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