The blind pig is an afro surrealist excavation of a gender queer blk millennial's formal introduction to their ancestral point of Mecca and No Return; the American South. In essayistic prose, this book weaves and unbraids the synapses of a blk American falling in and out of time.
Aziza Barnes is blk & alive. Aziza's first collection, i be but i ain't, was the 2015 winner of the Pament River Prize from YesYes Books. Barnes' play, BLKS, was produced in Chicago at the Steppenwolf Theater in 2017, and is to be produced at Wooly Mammoth Theater in DC and MCC Theater in New York in 2019. Barnes' is a cohost of the podcast, The Poetry Gods and is a Cave Canem fellow.
- Publisher: Not a Cult (October 14, 2019)
- Language: English
- Paperback: 110 pages
- ISBN-10: 1945649321
- ISBN-13: 9781945649325
- Item Weight: 3.2 ounces
- Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.25 x 8.5 inches