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A Mayan Astronomer in Hell's Kitchen: Poems (Paperback)Martin Espada (author)
Paperback 88 Pages / Published: 17/06/2001
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In his sixth collection, American Book Award winner Martin Espada has created a poetic mural. There are conquerors, slaves, and rebels from Caribbean history; the "Mayan astronomer" calmly smoking a cigarette in the middle of a New York tenement fire; a nun staging a White House vigil to protest her torture; a man on death row mourning the loss of his books; and even Carmen Miranda.
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Number of pages: 88
Weight: 120 g
Dimensions: 211 x 140 x 8 mm
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