How To Cure A Ghost

byFariha RóisínIllustratorMonica Ramos

Paperback | September 24, 2019

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How To Cure A Ghost by Fariha Róisín
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A poetry compilation recounting a woman’s journey from self-loathing to self-acceptance, confusion to clarity, and bitterness to forgiveness
 
Following in the footsteps of such category killers as Milk and Honey and Whiskey Words & a Shovel I, Fariha Ro?isi?n’s poetry book is a collection of her thoughts as a young, queer, Muslim femme navigating the difficulties of her intersectionality. Simultaneously, this compilation unpacks the contentious relationship that exists between Ro?isi?n and her mother, her platonic and romantic heartbreaks, and the cognitive dissonance felt as a result of being so divided among her broad spectrum of identities.
 
Fariha Ro?isi?n is an Australian-Canadian writer based in Brooklyn. Her writing often explores Muslim identity, race, pop culture, and film. It also examines the intersection of queerness and being a femme of color while navigating a white world.  
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Title:How To Cure A GhostFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:144 pages, 7 X 5.05 X 0.65 inShipping dimensions:144 pages, 7 X 5.05 X 0.65 inPublished:September 24, 2019Publisher:Harry N. AbramsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1419737562

ISBN - 13:9781419737565

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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