Against The Current by Tedi Lopez MillsAgainst The Current by Tedi Lopez Mills

Against The Current

byTedi Lopez Mills

Paperback | May 20, 2016

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The poems inAgainst the Current expose a mind moving fast as water. Tedi Lopez Mills renders a river as a cool but contaminated space, propelling its detritus through a hybrid rural/urban zone that is inhabited by allegory and rife with collision. As the poems swim upstream, they accrue the impurities and complicities of memory, embodied in the central figure of the brother who is also the other. Wendy Burk reproduces the baroque, occasionally frenetic rhythms of the abecedarian original with lucidity, in these poems thatunderscore that Mexico is defined by physical and philosophical contrast.
Tedi Lopez Mills is one of Mexico's foremost poets writing today. Born in Mexico City in 1959, she studied philosophy at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and literature at the Sorbonne. She is the author of ten books of poetry and two essay collections, several of which have received national literary prizes, including the P...
Title:Against The CurrentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 7 × 5 × 0.27 inPublished:May 20, 2016Publisher:Phoneme MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1939419786

ISBN - 13:9781939419781