Couplets, by Maggie Millner

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In her slim, clever Couplets, Millner takes delight in playing with the traditional form to tell a story about queer longing, desire, and obsession in 21st- century Brooklyn. Wielding precision like a knife and crafting brevity into meticulous yet dense worlds, she lets her speaker recount her experience of being attracted to a woman and abandoning the banality of a conventional heterosexual partnership, showing how she's been simultaneously undone and liberated by her desire,



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ISBN: 9780374607951
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 7th, 2023