Unmentionables: Poems (Paperback)

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“Insouciant, sexy, funny, and dead-on . . . a startlingly empathetic series of concise and slashing poems.”—Booklist

With elegant word play and her usual subversive wit, Beth Ann Fennelly questions our everyday human foibles.

About the Author

Beth Ann Fennelly is the author of three poetry collections, Unmentionables, Tender Hooks, and Open House; two memoirs, Heating & Cooling and Great with Child; and a novel, The Tilted World, coauthored with her husband, Tom Franklin. She teaches at the University of Mississippi, and is also the state’s Poet Laureate. She lives in Oxford, Mississippi.

Praise For…

A feast of light and sound.
— Paste

This collection is stunning in its technical range and in its emotional complexity.
— The Southern Register

Dramatic, complex . . . and enthralled with language . . . genuinely outstanding.
— Verse Daily

Product Details
ISBN: 9780393337297
ISBN-10: 0393337294
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: October 26th, 2009
Pages: 128
Language: English