"...Offers a staggering record of a response to the media before and after 9/11." -- NYFA
"Striking out from ground zero, [Rankine] still sees territory for lighting. I say lets go." -- Bridge Online
"Unabashedly, startlingly, successfully partakes of this contemporary combination of turbulence and torpor. Its consuming to read, engulfing. Raw." -- Pleiades
About the Author
Claudia Rankine is the author of three collections of poetry: Nothing in Nature Is Private, The End of the Alphabet, and Plot. She teaches at the University of Georgia.