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Smoothie

Claudine Toutoungi

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ISBN: 978 1 784104 12 2
Categories: 21st Century, British, First Collections, Women
Imprint: Carcanet Poetry
Published: September 2017
216 x 138 mm
64 pages
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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  • A tender, exuberant and deliciously dark exploration of our desire to communicate, whatever the cost. Smoothie evokes the intimacy of Raymond Carver, the surreal humour of Matthew Sweeney and candour of Emily Berry, while remaining disarmingly fresh in its blend of desire and dislocation.
    Claudine Toutoungi’s poetry has appeared in various publications including PN Review and Magma. Her plays Bit Part and Slipping have been produced by the Stephen Joseph Theatre. She adapted Slipping for BBC Radio 4 in 2014. She is currently writing Deliverers, a new play for BBC Radio 4. ... read more
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