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Susan Briante


Susan Briante is the author of four books of poetry including, most recently, "Defacing the Monument." She teaches in the MFA program at the University of Arizona and co-coordinates the writing program Field Studies Southwest, which brings MFA students to the U.S.-Mexico border to work with community-based environmental and social justice groups. She hosts the radio program Speedway and Swan and lives in Tucson.

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Books:
Defacing the Monument
Poetry
Noemi Press
January 2020
ISBN 9781934819906
162 pages

Defacing the Monument opens with the narration of an Operation Streamline hearing, a proceeding during which as many as 75 undocumented migrants are criminally prosecuted and sentenced en masse to serve jail time prior to deportation. More/less

The Market Wonders
Poetry
Ahsahta Press
January 2016
ISBN 9781934103647
111 pages

In THE MARKET WONDERS, the Market itself becomes a thinking person: lover, parent, poet, philosopher. More/less

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