"Sholeh Wolpé's translations are hypnotic in their beauty and force. This book will be treasured by readers who crave not a clash of cultures but a connection."
--From the foreword
"In a world where cultures and religions are recklessly facing off, Sholeh Wolpé writes careful poems that cast a light on some of what we all hold in common."
--Billy Collins, on The Scar Saloon
From the Publisher
A new collection from Iran's rebel woman poet, with a foreword by Alicia Ostriker, to be published on the 40th anniversary of Forugh Farrokhzad's death