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#tbt: M. NourbeSe Philip, “Clues”

  . This week’s Throwback Thursday selection is “Clues,” from Philip’s 1993 book She Tries Her Tongue, Her Silence Softly Breaks (The Women’s Press Ltd). Wesleyan University Press will re-issue the book next year, with a new introduction  …

#tbt: Agha Shalid Ali, “Prayer Rug”

This week’s Throwback Thursday selection is “Prayer Rug,” from Agha Shalid Ali’s 1987 collection The Half-Inch Himalayas (also available in a special-edition minibook).      . . Prayer Rug Those intervals between the day’s  …

#tbt: Andrea Werblin, “Arguing in Public”

This week’s Throwback Thursday selection is Andrea Werblin’s “Arguing in Public,” from Lullaby for One Fist (2001). . . . Arguing in Public Any plastic flower’s lame reach to heaven is any Dos Equis’ knowledge of terror, so you go a fe …