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vivimarie vanderpoorten • recidivist heart • signed • limited edition

Vivimarie VanderPoorten — Recidivist Heart — Tangerine Press
Vivimarie VanderPoorten — Recidivist Heart — Tangerine Press
  • One edition: 53 numbered copies

New and selected work from the acclaimed Sri Lankan poet.

SIGNED by the author.

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53 numbered/signed copies

£12 plus shipping

24 pages. approx. 6"/150mm wide x 225mm/9" tall. Handsewn at the Sick Tangerine workshop. Mohawk dark grey card covers; front cover artwork embossed in gold. Printed on acid-free text paper; endpapers tbc. ISBN: 978-1-***

New and selected poems.

SIGNED

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Vivimarie VanderPoorten teaches at the Dept. of Language Studies, Open University of Sri Lanka and holds an MA and PhD from the University of Ulster, UK. Her first book of poems nothing prepares you won the 2007 Gratiaen Prize, Sri Lanka’s most coveted prize for writing in English. Her two other collections of poetry, Stitch your Eyelids Shut and Borrowed Dust, also won national awards. Her work has also been published in anthologies online and in print in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Malaysia, the UK and the USA. She is also a translator from Sinhala – her mother tongue – to English, her translated work has been published by the Commonwealth Foundation’s Adda. In 2023 she published her first translated work, a book of poems titled Speechless is the River.

The Walking Wounded Series is an erratic beast. Titles will be released in sporadic bursts over the coming years. 53 titles by 53 different authors, in an edition of 53 numbered copies each. Up until 2023, any copies left unsold after 9 months (from date of issue) were ceremonially burned and the ashes scattered into the River Wandle in south London. Now remaining copies suffer one of the following fates: gifted, buried, drowned, burned or intentionally left in public houses or on buses/trains, as the publisher sees fit.

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53 numbered copies

£12 plus shipping

16 pages. approx. 6"/150mm wide x 225mm/9" tall. Handsewn at the Sick Tangerine workshop. Mohawk dark grey card covers; front cover artwork embossed in gold. Title page spread printed on Heritage book white paper; 100% acid-free text paper; endpapers tbc. ISBN 978-1-***

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The Walking Wounded Series is an erratic beast. Titles will be released in sporadic bursts over the coming years. 53 titles by 53 different authors, in an edition of 53 numbered copies each. Any copies left unsold after 9 months (from date of issue) will be ceremonially burned and the ashes scattered into the River Wandle outside the Tangerine hq here in south London.

Limited edition, signed chapbooks, all handsewn, embossed and printed at the Sick Tangerine workshop.

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