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Postcards of El Barrio
by Willie Perdomo

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    Format: Paperback
    Classification: Poetry
    Page Count: 105
    ISBN13: 9781881715900
    Imprint: Isla Negra Editores
    Publisher: Isla Negra Editores
    Parent Company: Isla Negra Editores

    Book Description:
    La poes a de Willie Perdomo se instaura con voz propia y singular. Cada poema se cuela en el canon de la literatura Nuyorican para impartirle una nueva vida. El va m s all de la identidad que en un principio caracteriz la obra de los poetas puertorrique os en Nueva York.

    The poetry of Willie Perdomo places itself with his own and singular voice. Each poem reorganizes the cannon of Nuyorican poetry and gives it a new life. He goes beyond the issue of identity that in the begining defined the works of New York based Puerto Rican poets.
    -Mayra Santos-Febres

    The book text alternates between English and Spanish.

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