POETRY

PUBLISHER
Kaya Press

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Paperback, 6.75 x 9 in. / 184 pgs.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Forthcoming

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Catalog: FALL 2021 p. 85   

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Book of the Other: small in comparison

By Truong Tran. Foreword by Bhanu Kapil.

A furious, multiform examination of the devastation wrought by anti-Asian racism in America

Truong Tran’s provocative collection of poetry, prose and essays is a stunning rebuttal to the idea of anti-Asian racism as a victimless crime. Written with a compulsion for lucidity that transforms outrage into clarity, Book of the Other resists the luxury of metaphor to write about the experience of being shut out, shut down and othered as a queer, working-class teacher, immigrant and refugee.
What emerges from Tran’s sharp-eyed experiments in language and form is an achingly beautiful acknowledgment of the estrangement from self forced upon those seduced by the promise of color-blind acceptance and the rigorous, step by step act of recollection needed to find one's way home to oneself.
Truong Tran was born in Saigon, Vietnam, in 1969. He is the author of six previous collections of poetry, The Book of Perceptions, Placing the Accents, Dust and Conscience, Within the Margins, Four Letter Words and 100 words (coauthored with Damon Potter). He also authored the children’s book Going Home Coming Home, and an artist monograph, I Meant to Say Please Pass the Sugar. He is the recipient of the Poetry Center Prize, the Fund for Poetry Grant, the California Arts Council Grant and numerous San Francisco Arts Commission Grants. Tran lives in San Francisco where he teaches art and poetry.


Book of the Other: small in comparison

STATUS: Forthcoming | 10/26/2021

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Last Words

LAST WORDS

By Gabriele Tinti. Preface by Derrick de Kerchove. Photographs by Andres Serrano.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857229874
USD $18.95
| CAN $24.95

Pub Date: 4/5/2016
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Book of the Other: small in comparison

BOOK OF THE OTHER: SMALL IN COMPARISON

By Truong Tran. Foreword by Bhanu Kapil.

KAYA PRESS

ISBN: 9781885030757
USD $18.95
| CAN $25.95 UK £ 14.99

Pub Date: 10/26/2021
Forthcoming


From the Silence of Duchamp to the Noise of Boys

FROM THE SILENCE OF DUCHAMP TO THE NOISE OF BOYS

By Mykki Blanco.

MYKKI BLANCO LLC/KMEC

ISBN: 9781736840818
USD $20.00
| CAN $27 UK £ 16

Pub Date: 10/26/2021
Forthcoming


Piero Heliczer: Poems & Documents

PIERO HELICZER: POEMS & DOCUMENTS

Edited with text by Sophie Vinet, Benjamin Thorel.

AFTER 8 BOOKS

ISBN: 9782492650000
USD $24.95
| CAN $31

Pub Date: 11/23/2021
Forthcoming


Eecchhooeess

EECCHHOOEESS

By N.H. Pritchard.

DABA

ISBN: 9781734681703
USD $24.00
| CAN $34 UK £ 20

Pub Date: 2/23/2021
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The Matrix

THE MATRIX

By N.H. Pritchard.

PRIMARY INFORMATION/UGLY DUCKLING PRESSE

ISBN: 9781734489798
USD $20.00
| CAN $28

Pub Date: 3/30/2021
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Nothing but the Music

NOTHING BUT THE MUSIC

By Thulani Davis. Foreword by Jessica Hagedorn. Introduction by Tobi Haslett.

BLANK FORMS EDITIONS

ISBN: 9781733723565
USD $20.00
| CAN $28

Pub Date: 1/5/2021
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Women in Concrete Poetry 1959–1979

WOMEN IN CONCRETE POETRY 1959–1979

Edited by Alex Balgiu, Mónica de la Torre.

PRIMARY INFORMATION

ISBN: 9781734489729
USD $30.00
| CAN $42

Pub Date: 10/6/2020
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Goodbye Letter

GOODBYE LETTER

By Jeremy Sigler. Edited by Barney Kulok.

HUNTERS POINT PRESS

ISBN: 9780578576916
USD $29.95
| CAN $41.95 UK £ 27

Pub Date: 9/29/2020
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Last West: Roadsongs for Dorothea Lange

LAST WEST: ROADSONGS FOR DOROTHEA LANGE

By Tess Taylor.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9781633451094
USD $12.95
| CAN $18.5

Pub Date: 2/25/2020
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The Saddest Thing Is That I Have Had to Use Words: A Madeline Gins Reader

THE SADDEST THING IS THAT I HAVE HAD TO USE WORDS: A MADELINE GINS READER

Edited with introduction by Lucy Ives.

SIGLIO

ISBN: 9781938221248
USD $28.00
| CAN $39 UK £ 25

Pub Date: 4/21/2020
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Bernadette Mayer: Memory

BERNADETTE MAYER: MEMORY

SIGLIO

ISBN: 9781938221255
USD $45.00
| CAN $63 UK £ 40

Pub Date: 6/9/2020
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