Adios, Happy Homeland

Adios, Happy Homeland

by Ana Menendez


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780802170842
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Publication date: 08/02/2011
Edition description: Original
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 839,285
Product dimensions: 4.84(w) x 7.32(h) x 0.76(d)

About the Author

Ana Menéndez was born in Los Angeles, the daughter of Cuban exiles. She is the author of three previous books of fiction, In Cuba I Was a German Shepherd , which was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year and whose title story won a Pushcart Prize; Loving Che ; and The Last War , chosen by Publishers Weekly as one of the Top 100 Books of the Year.

Since 1991 Ana has worked as a journalist in the United States and abroad, most recently as a prize-winning columnist for The Miami Herald. As a reporter, she has written about Cuba, Haiti, Kashmir, Afghanistan, and India, where she was based for three years.

Her work has appeared in Vogue , Bomb , Poets & Writers , and Gourmet , and has been included in anthologies such as Cubanisimo! and American Food Writing. A former Fulbright Scholar in Egypt, she now lives in Maastricht and Miami.

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