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The BreakBeat Poets Vol. 3: Halal If You Hear Me
 

The BreakBeat Poets Vol. 3: Halal If You Hear Me (Hardback)

Edited by Asghar, Fatimah
Edited by Elhillo, Safia

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The collected poems dispel the notion that there is one correct way to be a Muslim by holding space for multiple, intersecting identities while celebrating and protecting those identities. Halal If You Hear Me features poems by Safia Elhillo, Fatimah Asghar, Warsan Shire, Tarfia ...Faizullah, Angel Nafis, Beyza Ozer, and many others. Fatimah Asghar is the creator of the Emmy-Nominated web series Brown Girls, now in development for HBO. She is the author of If They Come For Us and a recipient of a 2017 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship. She is a member of the Dark Noise Collective and a Kundiman fellow. In 2017, she was listed on Forbes's 30 Under 30 list. Safia Elhillo is the author of The January Children. Sudanese by way of Washington, DC and a Cave Canem fellow, she holds an MFA from the New School. In 2018, she was awarded a Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation.
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ISBN 9781608466085
Released NZ 1 May 2020
Publisher Haymarket Books
Format Hardback
Series Breakbeat Poets
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ISBN-13 9781608466085
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Haymarket Books
Imprint Haymarket Books
Released 1 May 2020
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) Edited by Asghar, Fatimah
Edited by Elhillo, Safia
Series Breakbeat Poets
Category Poetry Texts & Anthologies
Number of Pages 224
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 216mm
Dewey Code 821.9208
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Poetry, American poetry - 21st century, American poetry - Women authors, Hip-hop - Influence, American poetry - Muslim authors
NBS Text Poetry Texts & Poetry Anthologies
ONIX Text General/trade

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