Delivered in Young’s classic bluesy tone, this powerful collection of poems about the American family, smoky Southern food, and the losses that time inevitably brings “bristles with life, nerve and, best of all, wit” (San Francisco Chronicle).
KEVIN YOUNG is the Director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and was recently named poetry editor for The New Yorker. He is the author of eleven books of poetry and prose, including Blue Laws: Selected & Uncollected Poems… More about Kevin Young
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Published by Knopf Jul 06, 2010| 216 Pages| 6 x 9| ISBN 9780307264428