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Poet's Corner: Peter Balakian January 30, 2014

Poet’s Corner: Peter Balakian January 30, 2014

If you are from metro Detroit, Boston, Wooster, Fresno, or watch (unfortunately) the Kardashians, you are likely familiar with Armenians. 61 more words

The Daily Dirt

Black Dog of Fate

by Peter Balakian

The book begins as a memoir of a happy childhood playing Little League baseball in the New Jersey suburbs. Peter’s father, a respected physician, was born in Constantinople but he never talks about his Armenian family. 614 more words

Biography

Black Dog of Fate by Peter Balakian

Black Dog of Fate by Peter Balakian is a memoir about Balakian trying to find out about his Armenian heritage that was mostly hidden from him as a child. 991 more words

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Summary

The Black Dog of Fate by Peter Balakian is a book about a man coming to terms with his past. Many of us like to forget the past. 1,918 more words

Social Commentary

New Letters - Attitude

Attitude is the theme for the fall 2012 issue of New Letters. From cover to cover, we are presented with a mix of hard-hitting poetry, fiction and essays, artwork from Leonard Koenig and William Wind McKim, and an interview by… 104 more words

New poetry collection

Wendy Ranan’s book is a healthy collection of fresh original verse. Wendy’s poems import meditative perspectives on the experience of women, making it of universal interest. 472 more words