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Picasso, I want my face back - Grace Nichols

Issue No. 2176

This is the latest collection of poems from one of Britain’s best contemporary poets.

It opens with an extended poem written in the voice of Dora Maar, the woman who inspired Pablo Picasso’s iconic painting of the Weeping Woman.

This is a collection full of wit and passion.

Picasso, I want my face back
Grace Nichols
Published by Bloodaxe books, £7.95

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Tue 3 Nov 2009, 18:39 GMT
Issue No. 2176
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