Why Things Burn

Why Things Burn
Author: Daphne Gottlieb
Language English
Pages: 150
ISBN10: 1887128654
Genre: Poetry
Goodreads Rating: 4.27
ISBN13: 9781887128650
Published: June 25th 2001 by Soft Skull Press

For many performance poets, the simple act of writing down the words can kill a poem's spirit and energy. Not so with Daphne Gottlieb. In Why Things Burn, Gottlieb tackles sexuality, lesbian issues, rape, urban life, and a host of other topics with the same power of her live performances.