Poet Michelle Boisseau Explores Time and Family History in New Work

A Sunday in God-Years, a new collection of poetry by Michelle Boisseau, takes its title from the notion that within geologic time, human history happens in the blink of God's eye.

Kansas City, MO – It also examines family history and the repercussions of slave ownership. Centered around a long poem with 15 sections called "A Reckoning," this is a book that can actually be judged by its cover as you'll discover in this interview by New Letters on the Air host, Angela Elam.

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