Author: Claudia Cortese

Claudia Cortese is a poet, essayist, and fiction writer. Her work appears in Blackbird, Black Warrior Review, Crazyhorse, Gulf Coast, and The Offing, among others, and she reviews poetry collections for Muzzle Magazine. The daughter of Neapolitan immigrants, Cortese grew up in Ohio and lives in New Jersey. WASP QUEEN is her first book.

Wasp Queen
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Wasp Queen

Black Lawrence Press

Poetry. Women's Studies. "Claudia Cortese has given to Lucy what Anne Carson has given to Geryon: a life as desperate and fraught as our own, which is to say, a human rendition of the poetic potential. Here, memory is a potent point of inner excavat...

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