By Dominique Christina
In this provocative assortment through award-winning poet and artist Dominique Christina, the ancient lifetime of Anarcha is for my part reenvisioned. Anarcha was once an enslaved Black lady who persevered experimentation and torture by the hands of Dr. Marion Sims, almost always often called the daddy of recent gynecology. Christina permits Anarcha to inform her tale with no being relegated to the margins of background, as a footnote to Dr. Sims's existence. those poems are a reckoning, a resurrection, and a formal approach to keep in mind Anarcha ... and grieve her.
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Anarcha Speaks: A History in Poems (National Poetry Series) by Dominique Christina