035.1: Paula Mendoza-Hanna:: Chamber & Waist Down, All Animal & Self Deceit Series, Rome 1978
27 September 2010
Paula Mendoza-Hanna is a weirdo writing weirdo poems, which—if you think about it—may be the best kind of poet (and poem) these days. The theme they spelunk most frequently is ambivalence; a most apt entryway for work discussing love, sex, self-image, and self-worth. Despite being non-narrative, the first two pieces manage to find their stories in one of two ways: