The Dead Animal Handbook: An Anthology of Contemporary Poetry
Edited by Cam Awkward-Rich & Sam Sax
Publication Date: January 2017
Trade Paper; 188 pages; 5-1/4" x 8"
The Dead Animal Handbook is a field guide to contemporary American poetry. Collecting and compiling emerging and established writers from a range of backgrounds, this Handbook charts one of poetry’s most used tropes in order to bring the dead animal back to life. We’re eager and we’re earnest.
Poets include: Martín Espada, Airea D. Matthews, Jericho Brown, Ocean Vuong, Danez Smith, Traci Brimhall, Hieu Minh Nguyen, Franny Choi, CAConrad, Dean Young, Aziza Barnes, Rachel McKibbens, Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib, D.A. Powell, and many more talents.
Warning: if you dare carry on, beware carrion.