Aunt Résia and the Spirits and Other Stories

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$28.20
Publisher
University of Virginia Press
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Pages
224
Dimensions
5.4 X 8.4 X 0.6 inches | 0.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780813929019
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About the Author

In addition to her short fiction, Yanick Lahens has published two novels, Dans la maison du père and La couleur de l'aube, as well as numerous essays on literature and politics. Betty Wilson teaches in the Department of Literatures in English at the University of the West Indies, Mona. Edwidge Danticat is the author of several acclaimed works of fiction, including Breath, Eyes, Memory. Marie-Agnès Sourieau is Professor of French at Fairfield University.

Reviews

Lahens is the most important living female Haitian author in French. Her short stories in particular demonstrate an art, a style, and a political commitment of the highest caliber. Through the intimate window of Lahens's mode of realism, this collection invites the gaze of the Anglophone world onto her

--Christiane Makward, Pennsylvania State University "coeditor of Plays by French and Francophone Women: A Critical Anthology "