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  • English
Wave Books, Distributed by Consortium Book Sales & Distribution , Seattle, USA, Saint Paul, USA
StatementChristian Hawkey.
LC ClassificationsPS3608.A89 C58 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17173070M
ISBN 139781933517179, 9781933517162
LC Control Number2006038910

Claudia Rankine’s Citizen: An American Lyric, may be thought of as a book of poetry, especially because it was the recipient of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work in Poetry. However, the pieces collected in this book defy easy classification; Citizen is a book of lyricism, image, blank space, identity, and by: CITIZEN is a difficult book, not because of the language but because of the cumulative effect of purposeful and absent-minded and unaware racist incidents.

Whereas, for me at least, the power of poetry arises from the uses of language and its incredible compression, and its reformulation of reality, this work develops on accumulated incident/5.

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“Citizen,” which has been short-listed for the National Book Award, suggests that a contemporary “American lyric” is a weave of artfully juxtaposed intensities, a quarrel within form about Author: Dan Chiasson.

Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine | Editorial Reviews * Finalist for the National Book Award in Poetry * as are our assumptions and expectations of citizenship.

In essay, image, and poetry, Citizen is a powerful testament to the individual and collective effects of racism in our contemporary, often named "post-race Brand: Graywolf Press.

“[Citizen] is an especially vital book for this moment in time As Rankine’s brilliant, disabusing work, always aware of its ironies, reminds us, ‘moving on’ is not synonymous with ‘leaving behind.’”—The New Yorker “Rankine brilliantly pushes poetry’s forms to disarm readers and circumvent our carefully constructed defense mechanisms against the hint of possibly being.

Make room for a collection from Claudia Rankine titled "Citizen: An American Lyric." Rankine is Jamaican-born, raised both there and in New York. Her book was a finalist for the National Book Award.

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Claudia Rankine's Citizen: An American Lyric is a momentous achievement in modern poetry, but also in American create this portrait of racism and microaggressions in 21st-century life, Rankine employs a prism of subjects, lenses, and perspectives in gorgeous language and innovative poetic style (the book includes visual /5(3).

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The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

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It is on racism and according to me racism is not just deep-rooted in The United States of America. It is prevalent all over the world and that is not something to be proud of for anyone.

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Rights Come From God, Not The State. "You have rights that antecedent to all earthly governments; rights that cannot be repealed or retrained by human laws; rights derived from the Great Legislator of the Universe." John Adams, Second President of the United States.

Citizen is the winner of numerous awards, including the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize in Poetry, and the PEN Open Book Award. Citizen holds the distinction of being the only poetry book to be a New York Times bestseller in the nonfiction category.

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A landmark work in the history of cinema, Citizen Kane is acclaimed by many critics as the greatest movie ever made. Book III is ultimately concerned with the nature of different constitutions, but in order to understand cities and the constitutions on which they are founded, Aristotle begins with an inquiry into the nature of citizenship.

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