American Sonnets for my Past and Future Assassin

Listen to Bedrosian Bookclub with Richard Green, Aubrey Hicks, and Lisa Schweitzer with the audio player below.

This month, Lisa, Richard, and Aubrey discuss the new book of sonnets from Terrance Hayes, American Sonnets for my Past and Future Assassin. Hayes’ sonnets are “acrid with tear gas, and they unravel with desire.” For the poetry doubters everywhere.

What we’re reading:

Richard : Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
Aubrey : The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
Lisa : Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss

Read along for next month : Fear: Trump in the White House by Bob Woodward

 

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This podcast was produced by Aubrey Hicks and Jonathan Schwartz. Sound production by the Brothers Hedden.

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