Makeshift Cathedral

Makeshift Cathedral

An heir to both James Wright and Frank Bidart, Peter LaBerge writes seductive, austere psychologies, a ?cathedral / of fields, cul-de-sacs, northwestern Ohio? in the background?and in the fore, ?queerness unsolved.? I admire the discomfort of Makeshift Cathedral, the conflation of faith and the fragile body, of youth and sexual agency: ?Pleasure?I never wanted this,? he ad An heir to both James Wright and Frank Bidart, Peter LaBerge writes seductive, austere psychologies, a ?...

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Title:Makeshift Cathedral
Author:Peter LaBerge
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Genres:Poetry
ISBN:Makeshift Cathedral
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  • Jennifer
    Feb 02, 2018

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

  • Simeon Berry
    Mar 23, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Michael
    Mar 09, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Lauren
    Dec 11, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Lucy
    Jun 06, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Gabriel
    Dec 11, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Sally
    Mar 10, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Christopher Alonso
    Mar 21, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Joey Reisberg
    Jul 20, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Byron
    Jun 12, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Amy
    Apr 26, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Michael Roberts
    Feb 28, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Miguel M. Morales
    Feb 20, 2018

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • christina
    Mar 16, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Christina
    Mar 03, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • John Taylor
    Mar 18, 2018

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Aoife
    Apr 29, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Madina
    Mar 20, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Navya
    Feb 25, 2018

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Lilly
    Apr 15, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Paige Guarino
    Mar 18, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Amanda Donovan
    Apr 22, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Alana
    May 03, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Henry Carr`
    Feb 28, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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  • Jason Cathcart
    Nov 22, 2017

    The collection offers testimony for a number of queer dead--often those who died in acts of violence--and for a nameless transgender girl held in solitary confinement. I appreciated how these poems recollect and remember those people, bringing their bodies and their stories back into o...

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