Cane Fire

March 15, 2022|
Cane Fire by Shani Mootoo
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From internationally celebrated writer and visual artist Shani Mootoo comes Cane | Fire, an immersive and vivid collection that marks a long-awaited return to poetry.

Throughout this evocative, sensual collection, akin to a poetic memoir, past and present are in conversation with each other as the narrator moves from Ireland to San Fernando, and finally to Canada. The reinterpretations and translation of this journey and its associated family history give meaning to the present. Through these deeply personal poems, and Mootoo''s own artwork, we begin to understand how a life can not only be shaped, but even reimagined.

Shani Mootoo was born in Ireland, grew up in Trinidad, and lives in Canada. She holds an MA in English from the University of Guelph, writes fiction and poetry, and is a visual artist whose work has been exhibited locally and internationally. Mootoo''s critically acclaimed novels include Polar Vortex, Moving Forward Sideways Like a Cra...
Title:Cane Fire
Product dimensions:150 pages, 8 X 6 X 0.3 in
Shipping dimensions:150 pages, 8 X 6 X 0.3 in
Published:March 15, 2022
Publisher:Book*hug Press
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781771667418

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