A Camouflage of Specimens and Garments (Paperback)

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In her third full-length collection of poems, Jennifer Militello weaves fragmentary letters addressing illness and struggle through ventriloquisms of mythological heroes and dead composers, ancient goddesses and murdered girls. Stylized “dictionaries” open into lay-ered definitions meant like magical clothing or tutelary amulets to provide shelter from a world that cannot be controlled. As the poet stitches together a plethoric identity to ex-plore disguises, A Camouflage of Specimens and Garments casts a smokescreen of selves.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781936797752
ISBN-10: 1936797755
Publisher: Tupelo Press
Publication Date: May 1st, 2016
Pages: 86
Language: English