Renaissance Normcore by Adèle BarclayRenaissance Normcore by Adèle Barclay

Renaissance Normcore

byAdèle Barclay

Paperback | October 19, 2019

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Renaissance Normcore belts like a classically trained riot grrrl, composing catchy tunes in the key of fear and desire. Building on the dreamy emotional landscapes she plumbed in If I Were in a Cage I'd Reach Out for You, Barclay navigates even sharper peaks and valleys in her second collection to examine the links between intimacy and power. Tracking the paradoxical impulses of anguish and joy that underpin daily life in our hostile neoliberal climate, these poems are both abject and sweet as they repurpose loss into life and test the bounds of how much a poem can hold.

Adèle Barclay’s writing has appeared in The Fiddlehead, Heavy Feather Review, The Pinch, glitterMOB, The Puritan, PRISM international and elsewhere. She is the recipient of the 2016 Lit POP Award for Poetry and the 2016 Walrus Readers’ Choice Award for Poetry and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her debut poetry collection, If ...
Title:Renaissance NormcoreFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:96 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 0.68 inShipping dimensions:8 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:October 19, 2019Publisher:Nightwood EditionsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:088971360X

ISBN - 13:9780889713604