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⚣ [PDF] ✅ If They Come for Us Poems By Fatimah Asghar ✰ – Tushna-hram.ru Poet and co creator of the Emmy nominated web series Brown Girls captures the experience of being a Pakistani Muslim woman in contemporary America while exploring identity violence and healingIn this And race and navigating a world that put a target on her back Asghar's poems at once bear anguish joy vulnerability and compassion while exploring the many facets of violence how it persists within us how it is inherited across generations and how it manifests in our relationships with friends and family and in our own understanding of identity Using experimental forms and a mix of lyrical and brash language Asghar confronts her own understanding of identity and place and belongin

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  • Roxane

    FREE EBOOK ´ EPUB If They Come for Us Poems ì Paperback ✓ TUSHNAHRAM If They Come for Us PoemsWhat an outstanding collection of poetry Some wonderful play with form in many of the poems Learned a lot about Partition These poems cover so much—identity loss brown girlhood the complicated bonds of family what home is when home is torn apart Much to admire here Will be thinking about these poems for a long time to come


  • Michael

    FREE EBOOK ´ EPUB If They Come for Us Poems ì Paperback ✓ TUSHNAHRAM If They Come for Us PoemsThe poetry in Fatimah Asghar's debut collection If They Come for Us alternates between addressing the autobiographical and the historical Asghar writes raw short poems exploring the individual and collective meanings of topics such as trauma loss solidarity racialized violence sexuality diaspora and Pakistani identity Many of the strongest poems in the collection deal wi


  • Jenna

    FREE EBOOK ´ EPUB If They Come for Us Poems ì Paperback ✓ TUSHNAHRAM If They Come for Us PoemsBeautiful Poignant Raw Mesmerizing If They Come For Us is a stunningly powerful and at times heart rending collection of poetry Some of the poems are about the Partition of India and Pakistan others are about what it is like to be a Pakastani American Muslim orphaned and growing up in the USA The poems are touching and imaginative reaching deep inside of you stirring you to tears I highly recommend it


  • Jenny (Reading Envy)

    FREE EBOOK ´ EPUB If They Come for Us Poems ì Paperback ✓ TUSHNAHRAM If They Come for Us PoemsPoems about Partition and its lifelong effects on family and identity growing up in America with brown skin and Ashgar dedicates specific poems to Nikki Giovani Danez Smith and Safia Elhillo I find her to be in good company with these poets Highly recommendedUntil it comes out you can see a bit of her approach and tone in a performance of Pluto Shits on the Universe The poet is the writer and co creator of the web series Brown Girls which I can also recommend Thanks to the publisher for providing access to this title that comes out August 7


  • Katharine

    FREE EBOOK ´ EPUB If They Come for Us Poems ì Paperback ✓ TUSHNAHRAM If They Come for Us PoemsOne of my reading goals this year is to read poetry And wow this was a stunning collection with which to kick off my goalThe poems took various forms and experimented in ways that were new to me I started to dogear favorites don't me but found I was doing so to every other one There's a lot here identity race religion feminism body image and I'm sure I'm not even aware


  • Prerna

    FREE EBOOK ´ EPUB If They Come for Us Poems ì Paperback ✓ TUSHNAHRAM If They Come for Us PoemsThis is going to be a messy review because I feel too strongly about some of the themes from this book and I cannot for the life of me collect my thoughts At least 14 million people were forced into migration as they fled the ethnic cleansings and retributive genocides that consumed South Asia during the IndiaPakistan Partition which led to India’s and East and West Pakistan’s independence from colonial Britain An estimated 1 to 2 million people died during the months encompassing Partition An estimated 75000 to 100000 women were abducted and raped Partition remains one of the largest forced migrations in human history; its effects and divisions echo to this dayTo be South Asian is to be intimately acuainted with separation partitions and violence against your own kin


  • Nikita Gill

    FREE EBOOK ´ EPUB If They Come for Us Poems ì Paperback ✓ TUSHNAHRAM If They Come for Us PoemsI’m surprised this book didn’t win all of the awards It’s beautiful urgent and powerful Fatimah Asghar’s writing is stunning


  • Emm C²

    FREE EBOOK ´ EPUB If They Come for Us Poems ì Paperback ✓ TUSHNAHRAM If They Come for Us Poems More poetry reviews and others here on my blog Composed of raw emotion memory and urgency If They Come For Us examines the injustice of war and division Bloodshed is something that shakes and dismantles the roots of generations leaving scars on even those who only recall it faintly or don’t recall it at all The aftermath doesn’t fade easily – what is lost and the price of what is gained must never be forgottenAsghar speaks rich lyrics also on culture sexuality and the delicate haphazard art of growing up They are unabashed honest and hint at deeper intricacies Her words also take a strong stance against all that leads to partition and war – namely misunderstanding or fearing another because their cul


  • Jerrie (redwritinghood)

    FREE EBOOK ´ EPUB If They Come for Us Poems ì Paperback ✓ TUSHNAHRAM If They Come for Us PoemsI received this via #netgalley in exchange for my review This is a good sparely written poetry collection reflecting on a variety of topics related to the author’s identity the IndiaPakistan partition and its effect on her family being orphaned being Muslim in the US after 911 and femininity Some poems are direct and sometimes shocking while others wistfully mourn the people from IndiaPakistan her youth and her family connections