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Carrie Etter Shortlisted for the 2015 Ted Hughes Award
3 March 2015 - 11:11 am
Carrie Etter has been shortlisted for the Ted Hughes Award for new work in poetry for her collection Imagined Sons, in which she reflects on the experiences of a birthmother who gave her son up for adoption.Imagined Sons interweaves two kinds of poems to produce a deepening sense of a birthmother’s consciousness. In the ‘birthmother’s catechisms’, the same question—How did you let him go?, for one—evokes different answers over time, while the ‘imagined...