Stitching Things Together

Stitching Things Together

by Leah Kaminsky
     
 
This is fluent, well crafted poetry but it is not always comfortable as Leah Kaminsky takes us on a journey with her father fleeing from Poland to escape the holocaust, then as a doctor struggling to keep her commitment to her patients, and finally to Haifa, raising children under constant danger from rockets and suicide bombers. It is deeply felt poetry, gaining its

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This is fluent, well crafted poetry but it is not always comfortable as Leah Kaminsky takes us on a journey with her father fleeing from Poland to escape the holocaust, then as a doctor struggling to keep her commitment to her patients, and finally to Haifa, raising children under constant danger from rockets and suicide bombers. It is deeply felt poetry, gaining its power from precision and understatement. It is poetry which recalls Carolyn Forché's compelling anthology 'Against Forgetting'.
- Ron Pretty

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781921479694
Publisher:
IP (Interactive Publications Pty Ltd)
Publication date:
09/15/2010
Pages:
66
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.16(d)

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