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This way to the sugar : poems

Author: Hieu Minh Nguyen; Bemis/Flaherty Collection of Gay Poetry.
Publisher: Austin, TX : Write Bloody Publishing, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Hieu Nguyen's bruising collection of poems, This Way to the Sugar, puts a blade and a microscope to nostalgia, tradition, race, apology, and sexuality, in order to find beauty in a flawed world. His work has been described as "an astounding testament to the power and necessity of confession." This powerful book asks whether it might be better "to leave the blade inside the body," whether "forgiveness will bleed you  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Named Person: Hieu Minh Nguyen
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hieu Minh Nguyen; Bemis/Flaherty Collection of Gay Poetry.
ISBN: 9781938912443 1938912446
OCLC Number: 855905715
Notes: "A Write Bloody Book"--Cover.
Description: 75 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: by Hieu Minh Nguyen.

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Hieu Nguyen's bruising collection of poems, This Way to the Sugar, puts a blade and a microscope to nostalgia, tradition, race, apology, and sexuality, in order to find beauty in a flawed world. His work has been described as "an astounding testament to the power and necessity of confession." This powerful book asks whether it might be better "to leave the blade inside the body," whether "forgiveness will bleed you thin."

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