Susan Sherman; The Light that Puts an End to Dreams, New and Selected Poems

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Susan Sherman; The Light that Puts an End to Dreams, New and Selected Poems

Time: June 9, 2012 from 7pm to 8pm
Location: Alamosa Books
Street: 8810 Holly Ave NE, Ste D
City/Town: Albuquerque
Website or Map: http://www.alamosabooks.com
Phone: 505-797-7101
Event Type: poetry, /, booksigning
Organized By: Alamosa Books
Latest Activity: Jun 7, 2012

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An autobiography told in poems and prose poems, this selection of work spans more than 40 years, beginning with the avant-garde arts movement and political activism of the 1960s. A mixture of intense political poems, intimate love poems, and provocative reflections, it traces the journey of a woman intimately involved with many significant events of the 20th century-the anti-war, feminist, and gay liberation movements, including time spent in Chile, Nicaragua, Cuba, and Barcelona. Accompanied by exquisite photographs, this collection culminates with a suite of 12 poems connecting contemporary history with the 17th century world of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz. 

Susan Sherman is a poet, playwright, essayist, editor, and cofounder of IKON magazine. She is the author of America's Child: A Woman's Journey through the Radical Sixties and The Color of the Heart: Writing from Struggle & Change 1959-1990. She lives in New York City.

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