Poetry. African American Studies. DRAG by Duriel E. Harris is a PoMoFunk symphony weaving the harmonics of language and culture into a transcendent whole. Forrest Hamer said: "We've been waiting for this book. DRAG is an exciting and significant debut collection from a gifted artist. Duriel E. Harris composes various and rich traditions of music, voice, and text, and DRAG demonstrates ever new possibilities for this synthesis in poetry."
Poet, performer, and sound artist, Duriel E. Harris is author of NO DICTIONARY OF A LIVING TONGUE (Nightboat Books, 2017), DRAG (Elixir Press, 2003), and Amnesiac and coauthor of the poetry video Speleology. Current undertakings include Blood Labyrinth and the solo performance project Thingification. Harris is an associate professor of English in the graduate creative writing program at Illinois State University.Author City: Chicago, IL USA