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By Stacey Waite

ISBN-10: 1936797259

ISBN-13: 9781936797257

In her Los Angeles Review of Books essay “Who Is Who: Pronouns, Gender, and Merging Selves,” Dana Levin describes Stacey Waite’s fusion of gender identities: “Pseudonyms, heteronyms, personae, the entire ventriloquizing literary arts; standpoint and tonal shifts: those are instruments for audio system and conversing. however the sentence too has a voice: ‘i are usually not the type of boy who cannot undergo the reminiscence of her physique’ ... this can be [Waite’s] genius ... to take harmless syntactical phraseology and alter the gamers mid-sentence — to get round English’s pronominal either/or by means of making a syntactical both/and...”


“In this arresting assortment, Stacey Waite is a pathfinder, charting with disarming honesty, humor, pathos and willful perplexity the doubtful terrain of gender in ways in which shatter assumptions, unsettle effortless presumptions, and but, throughout the sheer grace of her craft and deft language, that open us to the great thing about our unusual human enterprise.” — Kwame Dawes

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