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Author: Prageeta Sharma

Prageeta Sharma is the author of the poetry collections GRIEF SEQUENCE (Wave Books, 2019), UNDERGLOOM (Fence Books, 2013), INFAMOUS LANDSCAPES (Fence Books, 2007), The Opening Question (Fence Books, 2004), which won the 2004 Fence Modern Poets Prize, and Bliss to Fill (Subpress, 2000). She is the founder of the conference Thinking Its Presence: Race, Creative Writing, Literary Studies and Art. A recipient of the 2010 Howard Foundation Award, she has taught at the University of Montana and now teaches at Pomona College.

Grief Sequence
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Grief Sequence

Wave Books

Poetry. With staggering emotional honesty, Prageeta Sharma confronts the sudden loss of her spouse to cancer. Offering a series of poems rooted in the profoundly narrative yet disorienting experience of losing a loved one, she summons all of her res...

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Infamous Landscapes
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Infamous Landscapes

Fence Books

Poetry. Asian American Studies. An exploration of the compatibility of human desire with personal ethics is at the heart of INFAMOUS LANDSCAPES. In these poems Sharma turns away from Romanticism with a certain disconcerted, feminine shame, one that ...

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Undergloom
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Undergloom

Fence Books

Poetry. Asian American Studies. Taking its title from the descent into Hell in the opening passage of Homer's Iliad—"and crowded brave souls into the undergloom"—Prageeta Sharma's fourth collection chronicles personal and internal wars using the Ame...

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