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There is an anger that moves

Kei Miller

The six sequences of "There Is an Anger that Moves" travel from Jamaica to England and back. A mother’s heart is broken; men fall in love secretly; people dance until they die. Religion haunts these disbelieving poems which move sometimes to the measure of a hymn, sometimes to the cadence of a Baptist sermon. Each swells with its own conviction, even when that conviction is doubt. Miller makes us believe in the power of unexpected things: the colour orange, broken coffins, ice cream - and in the transforming power of poetry (Amazon)

Genre
Poetry
Publishing Details:
Carcanet, 2007
ISBN:
978-1857549454

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