Field Notes on a Family Meal

A new poem by Mary Jean Chan.

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Mary Jean Chan is the author of "Flèche" (Faber & Faber), which won the 2019 Costa Book Award for Poetry and was shortlisted for the 2020 International Dylan Thomas Prize.

This article appears in the 24 July 2020 issue of the New Statesman, Summer special

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