13 Jul 2014

Books - Autobiography of a Marguerite

From Standing Room Only, 2:35 pm on 13 July 2014

Zarah Butcher McGunnigle

Poet Zarah Butcher-McGunnigle’s new book length poem is an account of someone suffering from a serious auto-immune illness. Or is it? Called Autobiography of a Marguerite the poem wrestles with ideas of identity, ambiguity and the absurdity of a sickness in which the body attacks itself.