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Merrie Afrika!
     

Merrie Afrika!

by Adam Schwartzman
 

 Afrika! is an imaginary space, a 'k' and an exclamation mark away from the
processes, histories and conflicts that this, Adam Schwartzman's second
collection, takes for its subject. It is a space that is at once estranging
and, with its wily appropriations, home ground for the citizen of the
English language. Above all, in projecting 'the

Overview

 Afrika! is an imaginary space, a 'k' and an exclamation mark away from the
processes, histories and conflicts that this, Adam Schwartzman's second
collection, takes for its subject. It is a space that is at once estranging
and, with its wily appropriations, home ground for the citizen of the
English language. Above all, in projecting 'the great out-there' into one
fictive universe, Afrika! eschews personality and vigorously re-affirms
community of descent, inheritance and association -- as the source of
authority, both poetic and political.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857543117
Publisher:
Carcanet Press, Limited
Publication date:
05/15/1997
Pages:
72
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.20(d)

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