celeste doaks

A collection of brilliant poems that speak to and about former First Lady Michelle Obama. Spanning themes of family, art, gardening, and race, they are as lighthearted as they are heavy.

American Herstory is the winner of the inaugural Backbone Press Chapbook Award.

celeste doaks holds an MFA from North Carolina State University. She is the author of Cornrows and Cornfields (Wrecking Ball Press, UK, 2015). In the fall of 2017, she was the recipient of a Rubys Literary Arts Grant. doaks is University of Delaware’s Visiting Assistant Professor in Creative Writing for 2017-2020.

ISBN #978-0-9994659-6-7
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