Bitter English

By Almallah, Ahmad

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ISBN
9780226642642 9780226642789
Publisher
Univ. of Chicago


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Reviewed on August 23, 2019  |  Arts Poetry

In the prefatory poem to this finely crafted debut collection, Palestinian American Almallah (Arabic & Arabic literature, Univ. of Pennsylvania) proclaims, "this english tongue cuts me/ through, because this english tongue owes me// a language," and his poetry shows him caught between not just languages but a past no longer his and a present not entirely comfortable. Returning to Palestine to see family, he is haunt...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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