Questions I Asked My Mother by Di BrandtQuestions I Asked My Mother by Di Brandt

Questions I Asked My Mother

byDi BrandtIntroduction byTanis Macdonald

Paperback | November 15, 2015

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questions I asked my mother is a seminal work of both Canadian and Mennonite literature.
Included in this new edition, poet and scholar Tanis MacDonald reflects on the the impact of Di Brandt's poetry undercuts centuries of patriarchal culture. Powerful and lyrical, filled with humour and intelligence, [Brandt's] language enfolds desire and hate, birth and death, mother and child.

"You can feel the warmth of the poets breath, sometimes gasping, sometimes singing, always affirming life itself. Read these poems. They will take your breath away."
--Magdalene Redekop

Di Brandt is one of Canada's most loved and admired poets. Her internationally celebrated and award-winning poetry titles include questions i asked my mother; Agnes in the sky; Jerusalem, beloved; and Now You Care. Di Brandt has lived in Winnipeg, Edmonton, Toronto, Windsor (Ontario) and Berlin. She currently holds a Canada Research C...
Title:Questions I Asked My MotherFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.25 inPublished:November 15, 2015Publisher:Turnstone PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0888015054

ISBN - 13:9780888015051

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