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A lick and a promise / Imelda May.

By: May, Imelda, 1974-.
Publisher: London : Faber Music, 2021Description: 149 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780571541935 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): English poetry -- Irish authors -- 21st century | Music -- Ireland -- 21st centuryDDC classification: 821 Summary: "Following the release of her first poetry EP Slip Of The Tongue in 2020, this collection contains 100 poems, including two each from both her father and young daughter. Using the themes of Breast, Below, Blood, Eyes, Tongue and Temple, the poems are written in May’s absorbing, visceral style and encapsulate heartbreak, sex, nature and womanhood. Included in the collection is ‘You Don’t Get to be Racist and Irish’, the powerful poem which was written in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and was recently used by Rethink Ireland campaign." - Book cover
List(s) this item appears in: New Acquisitions Summer 2022
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Irish Collection 821 MAY (Browse shelf) Checked out 28/07/2022 000436567

"Following the release of her first poetry EP Slip Of The Tongue in 2020, this collection contains 100 poems, including two each from both her father and young daughter. Using the themes of Breast, Below, Blood, Eyes, Tongue and Temple, the poems are written in May’s absorbing, visceral style and encapsulate heartbreak, sex, nature and womanhood. Included in the collection is ‘You Don’t Get to be Racist and Irish’, the powerful poem which was written in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and was recently used by Rethink Ireland campaign." - Book cover

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