Exiles of Eden

Exiles of Eden

Exiles of Eden

by Ladan Ali Osman

Exiles of Eden looks at the origin story of Adam, Eve, and their exile from the Garden of Eden, exploring displacement and alienation from its mythological origins to the present. Steeped in Somali narrative tradition yet formally experimental, Osman's poems give voice to the experiences and traumas of displaced people over multiple generations. The characters in these poems encounter exile's strangeness while processing the profoundly isolating experience of knowing that that once you are sent out of Eden, you can't go back.
  • Category:Poetry
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  • Publication Date:01/05/2019
  • Edition:0
  • ISBN:9781566895446
  • Format:Soft Cover
  • Delivery time: approx. 14-21 business days*

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