TITLE

Pantoum: Song of a Borderland

AUTHOR(S)
Carstensen, Robin
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Weber: The Contemporary West;Spring/Summer2011, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Poem
ABSTRACT
The poem "Pantoum: Song of a Borderland," by Robin Carstensen is presented. First Line: Xochitl works in Juarez making wall art; Last Line: of pang and bone, dig a border up by root and scar.
ACCESSION #
60306240

 

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