New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1998. Paperback. NEW. 14 x 21 cm. 96 pp. Item #14653
This collection of poems by Kashmiri-American Agha Shahid Ali finds that contemporary history has forced him to return to his homeland, not with the ease of a tourist, but as a witness to the savagery visited upon Kashmir since the 1990 uprisings. These poems evoke the tragedy of his birthplace.