Dominique Christina -- "Anarcha Speaks"

Dominique Christina will speak about and sign her new book, Anarcha Speaks: A History in Poems, on Tuesday, October 16th at 7:30pm.

About the Book:
In Anarcha Speaks, the historical life of Anarcha is personally re-envisioned. Anarcha was an enslaved Black woman who endured experimentation and torture at the hands of Dr. Marion Sims, more commonly known as the father of modern gynecology. Dominique Christina enables Anarcha to tell her story without being relegated to the margins of history as a footnote to Dr. Sims's life. The poems are a reckoning, a resurrection, and a proper way to remember Anarcha, and to grieve her.

Vouchers to attend are $5 and are good for $5 off the author’s featured book or a purchase the day of the event. Vouchers can be purchased now at the store, over the phone, or at the door. Readers Guild Members can reserve seats for any in-store event.

Event date: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
1107 Pearl Street
Boulder, CO 80302
Anarcha Speaks: A History in Poems (National Poetry Series) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807009215
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Beacon Press - October 30th, 2018

This Is Woman's Work: Calling Forth Your Inner Council of Wise, Brave, Crazy, Rebellious, Loving, Luminous Selves Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781622034949
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sounds True - October 1st, 2015