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Podcast Episode 13

Mythical Man

with David Ly
Hosted by Ellen Chang-Richardson

Mythical Man

with David Ly
Hosted by Ellen Chang-Richardson
David Ly - Photo by Joy Gyamfi

We celebrate poetry month with a conversation between Ellen Chang-Richardson, the founder of Little Birds Poetry and the co-founder of Riverbed Reading Series, and David Ly about his debut collection, Mythical Man .


David Ly builds, and then tears down, an army of men in a quest to explore personhood in the 21st century. Tenderness, toxic masculinity, nuances of queer love, and questions of race and identity mix in the poetry, casting a spell that enters like "a warm tongue on a first date.”


Books are available from our friends at Perfect Books .


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