“She is one of my favorites.” – Sherman Alexie, author of Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories

“Erica Dawson is a poet of verve and nuance, of high learning and pop culture, of a classical music she seems to have invented herself.” – Mary Jo Salter, author of Nothing by Design

“Her dazzling wit informs poem after poem, making each seem like a stiff drink with a dash of bitters.” – X.J. Kennedy, author of In a Prominent Bar in Secaucus: New and Selected Poems, 1955-2007

“There is no one writing like Erica Dawson.” –The Hopkins Review

Erica Dawson’s is a name to remember, and these are poems you won’t forget.” – Claire Messud, author of The Woman Upstairs



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