byMichelle Porter

Paperback | June 30, 2019

Inquiries by Michelle Porter
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In poems that risk the comingling of anger and elegy, poetry and documentation, humour and the dark spectre of poverty, Michelle Porter’s Inquiries oscillates at its edges, and amplifies the presence of human strength as it keeps company with our enigmatic and ever-present nemeses. This is a startling debut where the line between reality and reality television blurs, where a simple trip to the grocery store unifies mother and daughter in struggle, and where an economics of iniquity proves the existence of love as equality. With wit, poise, raw emotion, and versatility, Inquiries announces the emergence of an impressive new talent.
Michelle Porter is a Red River Métis poet, journalist, and editor. She holds degrees in journalism, folklore, and geography (PhD). Her academic research and creative work have been focused on home, Métis mobility, and the changing nature of our relationship to land. She’s won awards for her work in poetry and journalism, and has been p...
Title:InquiriesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:96 pages, 7.8 X 5.7 X 0.3 inShipping dimensions:96 pages, 7.8 X 5.7 X 0.3 inPublished:June 30, 2019Publisher:Breakwater Books LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1550817922

ISBN - 13:9781550817928

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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