The Lyric Essay as Resistance (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
277
Utgivningsdatum
2023-03-31
Förlag
Wayne State University Press
Medarbetare
Sloan, Aisha Sabatini
Illustrationer
17 b&w images
Dimensioner
206 x 142 x 23 mm
Vikt
318 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780814349601
The Lyric Essay as Resistance (häftad)

The Lyric Essay as Resistance

Truth from the Margins

Häftad,  Engelska, 2023-03-31
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Lyric essayists draw on memoir, poetry, and prose to push against the arbitrary genre restrictions in creative nonfiction, opening up space not only for new forms of writing, but also new voices and a new literary canon. This anthology features some of the best lyric essays published in the last several years by prominent and emerging writers. Editors Zo Bossiere and Erica Trabold situate this anthology within the ongoing work of resistanceto genre convention, literary tradition, and the confines of dominant-culture spaces. As sites of resistance, these essays are diverse and include investigations into deeply personal and political topics such as queer and trans identity, the American BIPOC experience, reproductive justice, belonging, grief, and more. The lyric essay is always surprising; it is bold, unbound, and free. This collection highlights the lyric essay's natural capacity for representation and resistance and celebrates the form as a subversive genre that offers a mode of expression for marginalized voices. The Lyric Essay as Resistance features contemporary work by essayists including Melissa Febos, Wendy S. Walters, Torrey Peters, Jenny Boully, Crystal Wilkinson, Elissa Washuta, Lillian-Yvonne Bertram, and many more. Their work demonstrates the power of the lyric essay to bring about change, both on the page and in our communities.
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