• Poetry

    Unlikely Blessings Glenn H. Shepard Jr.

    Unlikely Blessings

    When the unthinkable happens, how do we even speak? A poet-anthropologist finds a way through a poem written during his infant son’s chemotherapy treatments, caught in the haunting terrain between hope and despair.

  • Poetry

    world poetry day

    The Fish Trap

    SAPIENS celebrates World Poetry Day with a poem by an anthropologist-poet who works with Indigenous peoples in Latin America.

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