Poem of the week: Skins by Patience Agbabi

Patience AgbabiPatience Agbabi is a poet, raised in Wales, born in 1965 in London (United Kingdom). She has published several collections of poetry.

In this article you will find one of her poems, with a tale of research in order to dissect her poem to unravel meaning upon meaning. 


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