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The Resource Ayiti, Roxane Gay

Ayiti, Roxane Gay

Label
Ayiti
Title
Ayiti
Statement of responsibility
Roxane Gay
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ayiti explores the Haitian diaspora experience. A married couple seeking boat passage to America prepares to leave their homeland. A mother takes a foreign soldier into her home as a boarder, and into her bed. And a woman conceives a daughter on the bank of a river while fleeing a horrific massacre, a daughter who later moves to America for a new life but is perpetually haunted by the mysterious scent of blood
Member of
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gay, Roxane
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3607.A98572
LC item number
A9 2018
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Short stories, American
  • Grief
  • Haitian Americans
Label
Ayiti, Roxane Gay
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published by Artiscally Declined Press: October 2011"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Motherfuckers -- About my father's accent -- Voodoo child -- There is no "E" in zombi, which means there can be no you or we -- Sweet on the tongue -- Cheap, fast, filling -- In the manner of water or light -- Lacrimosa -- The harder they come -- All things being relative -- Gracias, Nicaragua y lo sentimos -- The dirt we do not eat -- What you need to know about a Haitian woman -- Of ghosts and shadows -- A cool, dry place
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First Grove Atlantic edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9780802128263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • in901729231
  • (OCoLC)1005537790
Label
Ayiti, Roxane Gay
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published by Artiscally Declined Press: October 2011"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Motherfuckers -- About my father's accent -- Voodoo child -- There is no "E" in zombi, which means there can be no you or we -- Sweet on the tongue -- Cheap, fast, filling -- In the manner of water or light -- Lacrimosa -- The harder they come -- All things being relative -- Gracias, Nicaragua y lo sentimos -- The dirt we do not eat -- What you need to know about a Haitian woman -- Of ghosts and shadows -- A cool, dry place
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First Grove Atlantic edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9780802128263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • in901729231
  • (OCoLC)1005537790

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