The Naming is back in print with a new cover


We're so excited to announce that The Naming by Aisyah Shah Idil is finally back in print and with a new cover!

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The Naming is formally ambitious, written at times in Malay, referencing old ‘nonsense jinn stories’ and playing with typography, her poems rarely obey any arbitrary rules of presentation.”
- David Dick, Cordite Poetry Review

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The Naming, by Aisyah Shah Idil

The Naming by Aisyah Shah Idil is full of surprises as this remarkable debut collection pulls apart the threads of liminality and traces their paths across culture, family, and environment. Shah Idil’s experimental sense provides a transformative frame for an uncompromising lyricism, pushing outwards beyond the pages and prodding at the edges of memory and oblivion. Shah Idil’s poetry is magical and relentless, brimming with love.

Second edition with a new cover. Perfect bound. 52 pages.

ISBN: 9780648147503 

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