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By Clint Smith

Clint Smith’s debut poetry assortment, Counting Descent, is a coming of age tale that seeks to complicate our belief of lineage and culture. Smith explores the cognitive dissonance that effects from belonging to a group that unapologetically celebrates black humanity whereas dwelling in a global that frequently renders blackness a comic strip of worry. His poems movement fluidly throughout own and political histories, the entire whereas reflecting at the social building of our lived studies. Smith brings the reader on a strong trip forcing us to mirror on all that we research starting to be up, and all that we search to unlearn relocating forward.

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