Punch Me Up to the Gods: A Memoir

Punch Me Up to the Gods: A Memoir

By:  Brian Broome

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A poetic and raw coming-of-age memoir in essays about blackness, masculinity, and addiction

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  • Format: eBook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780358439110

  • ISBN-10: 0358439116

  • Pages: 256

  • Price: $14.99

  • Publication Date: 05/18/2021

  • Carton Quantity: 1

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Brian Broome

BRIAN BROOME, a poet and screenwriter, is K. Leroy Irvis Fellow and instructor in the Writing Program at the University of Pittsburgh, where he is pursuing an MFA. He has been a finalist in The Moth storytelling competition and won the grand prize in Carnegie Mellon University's Martin Luther King Writing Awards. He also won a VANN Award from the Pittsburgh Black Media Federation for journalism in 2019. He lives in Pittsburgh.
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Yona Harvey

Yona Harvey is an American poet and recipient of the the Kate Tufts Discovery Award for her first poetry collection, Hemming the Water.  Her second poetry collection, You Don't Have to Go to Mars for Love, is forthcoming from Four Way Books in September 2020.  She is among the first black women to write for Marvel Comics since the company's founding in 1939 and the first black woman to write for the Marvel character Storm.  She won the inaugural Lucille Clifton Legacy Award in poetry from St. Mary's College of Maryland and teaches in the Writing Program at the University of Pittsburgh.  She facilitates creative writing workshops, delivers writing-specific speaker topics, and is at work on her first memoir.  She currently serves on the editorial board of Poetry Daily.  
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  • Format: eBook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780358439110

  • ISBN-10: 0358439116

  • Pages: 256

  • Price: $14.99

  • Publication Date: 05/18/2021

  • Carton Quantity: 1

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