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The Resource Silencer, Marcus Wicker

Silencer, Marcus Wicker

Label
Silencer
Title
Silencer
Statement of responsibility
Marcus Wicker
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Welcome to Marcus Wicker's Midwest, where the muzzle is always on and where silence and daily microaggressions can chafe away at the faith of a young man grieved by images of gun violence and police brutality in twenty-first-century America. Precisely contradictory, bittersweet, witty, and heartbreaking, Silencer is where the political and the personal collide. Driven by the sounds of hip-hop and reimagined forms and structures, Wicker's explosive second bookis composed of poems at war with themselves, verses in which the poet questions his own faith in God, in hope, in the American Dream, and in himself. Pushing our ideas of traditions and expectations, these poems and queries work in concert towards creating a new dialectic"--
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Wicker, Marcus
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
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  • African Americans
  • African American young men
  • African American men
Label
Silencer, Marcus Wicker
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9781328715548
Lccn
2017014165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)971929602
  • (OCoLC)ocn971929602
  • 911868
Label
Silencer, Marcus Wicker
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9781328715548
Lccn
2017014165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)971929602
  • (OCoLC)ocn971929602
  • 911868

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      1515 SW 10th Ave , Topeka, Kansas, 66604, US
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