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Beastgirl & Other Origin Myths

(2016)
A collection of poems by

 
 
Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Women's Studies. BEASTGIRL & OTHER ORIGIN MYTHS by Elizabeth Acevedo is the first title in YesYes Books' BLUE NOTE EDITION Chapbook Series. BEASTGIRL & OTHER ORIGIN MYTHS is a collection of folkloric poems centered on the historical, mythological, gendered, and geographic experiences of a first generation American woman. From the border in the Dominican Republic, to the bustling streets of New York City, Acevedo considers how some bodies must walk through the world as beastly beings. How these forgotten myths be both blessing and birthright.



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Title: Beastgirl & Other Origin Myths
Author(s): Elizabeth Acevedo
ISBN: 1-936919-45-1 / 978-1-936919-45-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: YesYes Books
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