Teratology: Poems by Susannah NevisonTeratology: Poems by Susannah Nevison

Teratology: Poems

bySusannah Nevison

Paperback | May 19, 2015

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Winner of the Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize in Poetry, this unique debut collection explores the psychic existences beget by physical abnormality and imperfection. Susannah Nevison’s poems name and reclaim the body, making and unmaking it , portraying the “marvelous monsters” that we all are—whether outside or in. Unflinching and brave, Teratology marks the emergence of a highly imaginative and compassionate poetic voice.
Susannah Nevison received the American Literary Review poetry prize and an Academy of American Poets/Larry Levis prize for her work. Her poems and criticism have appeared in or are forthcoming from Ninth Letter, American Literary Review, Southern Indiana Review, diode, Cider Press Review, and elsewhere. She is a doctoral candidate in L...
Title:Teratology: PoemsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:64 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 0.2 inPublished:May 19, 2015Publisher:WW NortonLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0892554584

ISBN - 13:9780892554584

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Teratology is a dynamic and beautifully hewn collection....stunning poems that daringly enter the most tender of places. [The collection] gains momentum while also shaping itself gorgeously. — Foreword Reviews