The World Voices Book of Prayer and Meditation is a pocket-size book of prayers for our times commissioned for the 2015 PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature. Contributors include Yusef Komunyakaa, Edwidge Danticat, Colm Tóibín, Brenda Shaughnessy, Bob Holman, Atticus Lish, and Rachel Kushner.

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Designed by Sam Potts
Printed in the USA by Scout Books


Table of Contents

A Prayer for Workers
Yusef Komunyakaa

Prayer Before Dying
Edwidge Danticat

A Prayer for Clytemnestra
Colm Tóibín

Strange Wind of Starlessness
Brenda Shaughnessy

The Sacred Family
Rachel Kushner

The Hammer of Justice
Bob Holman

A Prayer for Rockers
Atticus Lish