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Dear Angel of Death

Author: Simone White; Ugly Duckling Presse,
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Ugly Duckling Presse, [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by SPD/Small Press Distribution 2018. ©2018
Series: Dossier series (Brooklyn, NY)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Mixed form : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Half poems, half prose, 'Dear Angel of Death' braids intimate and public thinking about forms of togetherness. Is one woman a mother, a person in an artworld, a "black"? What imaginary and real spirits are her guides? The title essay proposes disinvestment in the idea of the Music as the highest form of what blackness "is" and includes many forms: philosophical divergence on the problem of folds for black life, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Songs and music
Poetry
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Creative nonfiction
Named Person: Nathaniel Mackey
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simone White; Ugly Duckling Presse,
ISBN: 9781937027674 1937027678
OCLC Number: 1027963530
Notes: "Edition of 1600 copies"--Title page verso.
Poems and prose essays.
Description: 159 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimiles ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Dossier series (Brooklyn, NY)
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Simone White.

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"Half poems, half prose, 'Dear Angel of Death' braids intimate and public thinking about forms of togetherness. Is one woman a mother, a person in an artworld, a "black"? What imaginary and real spirits are her guides? The title essay proposes disinvestment in the idea of the Music as the highest form of what blackness "is" and includes many forms: philosophical divergence on the problem of folds for black life, a close reading of Nathaniel Mackey's neverending novel 'From a broken bottle traces of perfume still emanate', and an impassioned defense-cum-dismissal of contemporary hip hop's convergence with capitalism."

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