Review of MSt alumnus David Shook’s “Our Obsidian Tongues” in World Literature Review

“The poems in the collection move fluidly between original work and translations from Spanish and indigenous languages like Zapotec, and the city they circulate shifts too, as we move among butchers, kidnappers, businessmen, mango sellers, and the “celestial bouncers” of the clouds …a brutal, clever, and tautly crafted portrait of a city”

See the full review.