Book description:Genre: Poetry
1st ed. of "Eating in the Underworld".
ISBN 13: 9780819566287
Number of pages: 208
Winner of the Strousse Award fro Best Group of Poems (2002)In Rachel Zuckers re-imagining of the Greek myth, Persephone is a daughter struggling to become a woman. Unlike the classical portrait of a maiden kidnapped by a tyrant, Zuckers Persephone chooses to travel to the Underworld and assume her role as Hades queen.
Caught between worlds--light and dark, innocence an