Category: Poetry

Prelude to Bruise

March 16, 2015 | Books,Poetry

jones

Prelude to Bruise a big book, a major book. A game-changer. Dazzling, brutal, real. Not just brilliant, caustic, and impassioned but a work that brings history—in which the personal and political are inter-constitutive—to the immediate moment. Jones takes a reader deep into lived experience, into a charged world divided among unstable yet entrenched lines: racial, […]