Claudia Rankine Quote: “I love language because when it…”

I love language because when it succeeds, for me, it doesn’t just tell me something. It enacts something. It creates something. And it goes both ways. Sometimes it’s violent. Sometimes it hurts you. And sometimes it saves you.

Claudia Rankine


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Name: Claudia Rankine
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Born: 1963
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