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A Review of Ozone Journal By Peter Balakian

A Review of Ozone Journal By Peter Balakian

Posted March 22, 2017 by Ari Augustine in Book Reviews, Nonfiction / 0 Comments

Title: Ozone Journal Author: Peter Balakian Genre: Poetry, Fiction Length: 92 pages My rating: ♥ ♥ ♥   Ozone Journal is unlike the majority of poetry I have read in my entire life. Balakian’s style is lyrical and linguistic, drawing attention to social issues that remain prevalent in our lives: AIDS, genocide, cultural breakdown, and memories, woven intrinsically. History is told through his words and you get a sense that you are one of many, gathered around an orator by the fire, hearing of worlds you never knew about before. Balakian certainly used words I didn’t understand but it made me […]

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