Counting Descent

Author(s): Clint Smith

Poetry

Clint Smith's debut poetry collection, Counting Descent, is a coming of age story that seeks to complicate our conception of lineage and tradition. Smith explores the cognitive dissonance that results from belonging to a community that unapologetically celebrates black humanity while living in a world that often renders blackness a caricature of fear. His poems move fluidly across personal and political histories, all the while reflecting on the social construction of our lived experiences. Smith brings the reader on a powerful journey forcing us to reflect on all that we learn growing up, and all that we seek to unlearn moving forward.

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781938912658
  • : Write Bloody Publishing
  • : Write Bloody Publishing
  • : September 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Clint Smith
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 811.6
  • : 84