With her characteristic music and precision, Dubrow delves unflinchingly into a mother's story of trauma and captivity. The poet proves that truth telling and vision can give meaning to the gravest situations, allowing women to create a future on their own terms.
About the Author
Jehanne Dubrow is the author of four previous poetry collections, including Stateside and Red Army Red. She is the director of the Rose O'Neill Literary House and is an associate professor of English at Washington College.
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A collection of breathless poems, almost a novel in verse, of the plight of women pinned to men through abduction, brutality, marriage, love. Jehanne Dubrow is flat out amazing.