[PDF.ePUB.MOBI] Milk & Filth Author Carmen Gimenez Smith – serv3.3pub.co.uk

[PDF.ePUB.MOBI]  Milk & Filth Author Carmen Gimenez Smith – serv3.3pub.co.uk [Reading] ➶ Milk & Filth By Carmen Gimenez Smith – Serv3.3pub.co.uk Adding to the Latina tradition Carmen Gim nez Smith politically aware and feminist oriented focuses on general cultural references rather than a sentimental personal narrative She speaks of sexual pol Adding to the Latina tradition Carmen Gim nez Smith politically aware and feminist oriented focuses on general cultural references rather than a sentimental personal narrative She speaks of sexual politics and family in a fierce determined tone voracious in its opinions about freedom and responsibility The author engages in mythology and art history musically wooing the reader with texture and voice As she references such disparate cultural figures as filmmaker Lars Von Trier Annie from the film Annie Get Your Gun Nabokov s Lolita facebook Milk & ePUB ß entries and Greek gods they appear as part of the poet s cultural critiue Phrases such as the caustic domain of urchins and the gelatin shiver of tea s surface take the poems from lyrical images to comic humor to angry intense commentary On writing about downgrading into human she says Then what Amorality osteoporosis and not even a marble estuary for the ages Gim nez Smith s poetic arsenal includes rapier sharp wordplay mixed with humor at times self deprecating at others an ironic comment on the postmodern world all interwoven with imaginative language of unexpected force and surreal beauty Revealing a long view of gender issues and civil rights the author presents a clever comic perspective Her poems take the reader to unusual places as she uses rhythm images and emotion to reveal the narrator s personality Deftly blending a variety of tones and styles Gim nez Smith s poems offer a daring and evocative look at deep cultural issues.


3 thoughts on “Milk & Filth

  1. sheila sheila says:

    This is a fresh voice in poetry strong and female This is an excellent choice for women s studies classes and book groups I loved it.


  2. Rosebud Ben-oni Rosebud Ben-oni says:

    I needed a cigarette after I finished this latest collection by Carmen Gimenez Smith It is that good The Gender Fables section will blow you away.


  3. Ashley Motil Ashley Motil says:

    These poems are so captivating The entire collection is a force that is both relatable and mind blowing at the same time Loved it


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