LA Review of Books

Buzzeo’s writing in The Devastation — as in her previous books, For Want and Sound, Face, and What Began Us — is incandescent.

Publishers Weekly

In her third collection, poet and performer Harris (Amnesiac) captures the unceasing existential heaviness of being black in America. The consumption and appropriation of blackness is a major theme: 'Aberration projected through the skein of falsehood. Bodies transported across bodies to toil & breed toil, defiled to be defiled.

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