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Boneshepherds poems by Patrick Rosal

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Published by Persea Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Filipino Americans,
  • Poetry

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Edition Notes

Other titlesBone shepherds :
StatementPatrick Rosal
LC ClassificationsPS3618.O774 B66 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination88 p. ;
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25131600M
ISBN 100892553863
ISBN 109780892553860
LC Control Number2011023870

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Boneshepherds is a rally cry for the freedom of speech. It not only reminds us of the small instances we have each stayed silent (as the homeless woman sleeps on the subways steps or the man at a nearby table assaults the waiter with epithets), but of the times we have all stayed silent (the Holocaust, Rwanda, the Armenian Genocide). Boneshepherds: Poems, Paperback by Rosal, Patrick, ISBN , ISBN , Brand New, Free shipping in the US "Laced with a hopefulness born not just of Patrick Rosal's tremendous gifts as a poet, but of his humanity."—Terrance Hayes. "Boneshepherds by Patrick Rosal" by Jacob Victorine Muzzle Magazine, September "Tango Sweet and Slow: Patrick Rosal's Boneshepherds" by Oliver de la Paz The Lit Pub, Novem "Books Noted: Patrick Rosal, Boneshepherds" American Poet, Is Fall   A boy who played Chopin for my parents one afternoon led another boy to the woods and hacked him in the neck forty-two times with a knife hoping squirrels would run off with the skull.

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