Turning into Dwelling

Turning into Dwelling

A milestone publication of the late Christopher Gilbert's poetry, with an introduction by the National Book Award winner Terrance Hayes

Lord, the anguish of my Black block rises up in me

like a grief. My only chance to go beyond being breach—

to resist being quelled as a bit of inner city entropy—

is to speak up for the public which has birthed me.

To build this language house. To make this case. Create.

This loving which lives outside time. Lord, this is time.

—from… (more)

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Publisher: Graywolf Press (July 07, 2015)

Collection: Graywolf Press

Language: English

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