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Without a Name

Without a Name

by Yvonne Vera
     
 

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Fiction. African American Studies. From the opening sentence--Heat mauled the upturned faces.---on, WITHOUT A NAME burns forward with graceful, poetic power. Set in Zimbabwe, this novel tracks a young woman's journey for refuge while her country is in the midst of guerrilla war. Vera is the author of the short story collection WHY DON'T YOU CARVE OTHER ANIMALS and

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Fiction. African American Studies. From the opening sentence--Heat mauled the upturned faces.---on, WITHOUT A NAME burns forward with graceful, poetic power. Set in Zimbabwe, this novel tracks a young woman's journey for refuge while her country is in the midst of guerrilla war. Vera is the author of the short story collection WHY DON'T YOU CARVE OTHER ANIMALS and the novel NEHANDA, both short-listed for the Commonwealth Writers Award Africa Region.

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Probably one of the most serious female writers to come from this country [Zimbabwe] in the decade and a half of independence.''
—The Herald (Harare, Zimbabwe)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780920661543
Publisher:
T S A R Publications
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
5.55(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.30(d)

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