HULL

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Pub Date: 10/08/2019

Pages: 80

Publisher: Nightboat Books

Imprint: Nightboat Books

ISBN 13: 9781643620084

ISBN 10: 1643620088

Price: $16.95 / $22.99 CAN

Category: POETRY / American / African American

HULL

By Xandria Phillips

Price: $16.95

Format:

Paperback

About the Book

In this debut collection by African American poet Xandria Phillips, HULL explores emotional impacts of colonialism and racism on the Black queer body and the present-day emotional impacts of enslavement in urban, rural, and international settings. HULL is lyrical, layered, history-ridden, experimental, textured, adorned, ecstatic, and emotionally investigative.

About the Book

HULL explores emotional impacts of history and racism on the Black queer body.

Author

Xandria Phillips is a poet and visual artist from rural Ohio. They are the author of Reasons For Smoking, which won the 2016 Seattle Review chapbook contest judged by Claudia Rankine. Their poem "For a Burial Free of Sharks" won the 2016 Gigantic Sequins poetry contest judged by Lucas De Lima. Xandria is the poetry editor at Honeysuckle Press, and a teaching artist for Winter Tangerine's NYC workshops. Their work is featured or forthcoming from Virginia Quarterly Review, Black Warrior Review, Crazyhorse, West Branch, and elsewhere.