What Saves Us

Poems of Empathy and Outrage in the Age of Trump

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This is an anthology of poems in the Age of Trump—and much more than Trump. These are poems that either embody or express a sense of empathy or outrage, both prior to and following his election...

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"Far more than a protest anthology, Martin Espada’s What Saves Us brings together portraits of Trump’s enablers with the myriad voices of the lost, abandoned, and marginalized. These stories of...

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MARTÍN ESPADA has published almost twenty books as a poet, editor, essayist, and translator. He is recipient of NEA, PEN, Guggenheim, and Academy of American Poets fellowships as well as awards from...

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