Cruise Missile Liberals

October 14, 2017|
Cruise Missile Liberals by Spencer Gordon
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Cruise Missile LiberalsniceInstead, Spencer Gordon's debut smoulders with explosive contradiction⁠—with a charismatic voice that rewires what we could ask for in a collection. Blending gaudy lyrical excess with blemish-ridden found material, it presents the reader with guilty pleasurable collisions. It is of the wretched present: online, urban, urbane, and sweetly ironic. These are poems of play, rant, irreverence, and lip; of sparkling newness haunted by the opulent, hungry dead. Works brimming with cheek that, every so often, stiffen to a punch to the gut.Civil ElegiesCruise Missile Liberals
Spencer Gordon is the author of the short story collection Cosmo (Coach House Books, 2012) and is co-founder of The Puritan. His writing has appeared in The Globe and Mail, National Post, Toronto Star, EVENT, THIS Magazine, Poetry Is Dead, The Winnipeg Review, CNQ, Broken Pencil, Joyland and many other periodicals and anthologies. He l...
Title:Cruise Missile Liberals
Product dimensions:96 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.2 in
Shipping dimensions:96 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.2 in
Published:October 14, 2017
Publisher:Nightwood Editions
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780889713338

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