Splay Anthem

Winner, National Book Awards 2006 for Poetry

Splay Anthem by Nathaniel Mackey photo cover, 2006
ISBN 9780811216524
New Directions
Nathaniel Mackey author photo, 2006
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Part antiphonal rant, part rhythmic whisper, Nathaniel Mackey’s new collection takes the reader to uncharted poetic spaces, forming the next installment of two ongoing serial poems Mackey has been writing for over twenty years: Song of the Andoumboulou and “Mu.”