Quarterly West contributor Alyse Bensel makes some excellent observations about S. Brook Corfman’s writing in her recent review of Luxury, Blue Lace. She describes Corfman’s style and the makeup of his poetry with great detail and admiration. A short excerpt from Bensel’s review is included below, but we hope you’ll head over to Quarterly West’s website to read the full piece.
This collection asks questions and seeks possibilities without ever attempting to define or capture a singular answer. Such productive speculation generates a series of ifs that keep gender and the body in flux, never definitive.