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Poem of the Week: Discourse on the Logic of Language

Tongues, violence, and colonialism. ‘Discourse on the Logic of Language’ is meant to overwhelm you. Its bold, graphic, and unapologetic polyphony of narratives wants you to question the implications of the English language, to remember that it is not apolitical. Language has always been a tool and a weapon, author Marlene NourbeSe Philip reminds you. […]