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This Is the Fugitive (Paperback) (Misha Pam Dick)

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Literary Nonfiction. LGBT Studies. THIS IS THE FUGITIVE is an essay in the form of a prose poem, an assay with the content of a reflection, an essey that is driven out but bending back. Through the lenses of Georg Büchner's life and works (Woyzeck, Danton's Death, etc.), it contemplates socio-political oppression and rebellion, government surveillance, violence (particularly against women and girls) and alienation. Pronouns rove among personas, including Büchner's female characters and his fiancée Wilhelmine Jaeglé, in a triple exposure of childhood, teenhood and adulthood. The book's girlish straying is an ethical and spiritual wrestling—an exploration of transience and transcendence, flight and fluid identities, melancholy and freedom. While staying vulnerable to the present, THIS IS THE FUGITIVE strives for a fugitive poetics as a form of translit.
Number of Pages: 76
Genre: Biography + Autobiography
Sub-Genre: General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Small Pr Distribution
Author: Misha Pam Dick
Language: English
Street Date: February 2, 2016
TCIN: 51054371
UPC: 9780996922906
Item Number (DPCI): 248-15-0948
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