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The Somnambulist (Paperback)

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Poetry. Hybrid Genre. Latino/Latina Studies. THE SOMNAMBULIST, a no-holds-barred monodrama, jolts the reader awake. Lara Mimosa Montes is a startling and powerful poet, who opts for vertigo, and whose greatest virtue may be her ability to perform flamboyantly while abstaining from histrionics--to recuse herself, with the exercise of a triumphant minimalism, from her own virtuoso spotlight. Braiding together numbness and desire, she brilliantly demonstrates, in the close-miked fashion of a cabaret Maurice Blanchot, the weirdness of being a witness, a quietly divulging voice.--Wayne Koestenbaum.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780998127200
ISBN-10: 0998127205
Publisher: Horse Less Press
Publication Date: October 5th, 2016
Pages: 80
Language: English