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city treaty


$12.95

Marvin Francis's long poem, city treaty, is nasty, rude, sneaky, cranky, smart, truthful and intelligent. Everything a good poem is supposed to be.


- Thomas King, author of Green Grass, Running Water.


Marvin Francis's long poem, city treaty, is nasty, rude, sneaky, cranky, smart, truthful and intelligent. Everything a good poem is supposed to be.

- Thomas King, author of Green Grass, Running Water.

Gritty and fresh, Marvin Francis's long poem, city treaty, tackles the tough issues of cultural assimilation and the challenges faced by a traditional community trying to locate itself in the urban context. Marvin Francis's poetry breaks linguistic conventions and leaps off the page.

 

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