Natural Causes
Brian Brodeur


Winner of the 2011
Autumn House Poetry Prize,
selected by Denise Duhamel
ISBN 978-1-932870-57-2

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Brian Brodeur’s poems embrace our shadowed selves—human frailty, ignorance, even the grotesque. In Natural Causes, he reminds his readers that what we hold dear—each other, animals, the planet—is often perilously close to violence and loss… an astute and valiant book, brimming with humanity.

Denise Duhamel