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The Resource The butterfly's way : voices from the Haitian dyaspora [sic] in the United States, edited by Edwidge Danticat

The butterfly's way : voices from the Haitian dyaspora [sic] in the United States, edited by Edwidge Danticat

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The butterfly's way : voices from the Haitian dyaspora [sic] in the United States
Title
The butterfly's way
Title remainder
voices from the Haitian dyaspora [sic] in the United States
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edwidge Danticat
Title variation
butterflys way
Title variation remainder
voices from the Haitian dyaspora [sic] in the United States
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of thirty-three essays and poems that explore the Haitian migration experience focuses on four separate themes--childhood, migration, first generation, and return
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Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2001.
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164988
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9972940904
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Danticat, Edwidge
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True
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  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Haitian Americans
Target audience
adult
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voices from the Haitian dyaspora [sic] in the United States
Label
The butterfly's way : voices from the Haitian dyaspora [sic] in the United States, edited by Edwidge Danticat
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Present past future / Marc Christophe -- Dyaspora / Joanne Hyppolite -- Restavèk / Jean-Robert Cadet -- Homelands / Marie-Hĺène Laforest -- Bonne Année / Jean-Pierre Benoît -- Haiti : a memory journey / Assotto Saint -- Black crows and zombie girls / Barbara Sanon -- Another ode to salt / Danielle Legros Georges -- America, we are here / Dany Laferrière -- A cage of words / Joel Dreyfuss -- The red dress / Patricia Benoît -- Something in the water ... reflections of a people's journey / Nikòl Payen -- Haiti : a cigarette burning at both ends / Marie Ketsia Théodore-Pharel -- My suitcases / Maude Heurtelou -- The white wife / Gary Pierre-Pierre -- You and me against the world / Martine Bury -- Mashe Petyon / Katia Ulysse -- Pour water on my head : a meditation on a life of painting and poetry / Marilene Phipps -- Chainstitching / Phebus Etienne -- Made outside / Francie Latour -- The million man march / Anthony Calypso -- In search of a name / Miriam Neptune -- Reporting silence / Leslie Casimir -- Vini nou bèl / Annie Grégroire -- Home is ... / Sophia Cantave -- Map viv : my life as a Nyabinghi Razette / Marie Nadine Pierre -- Exiled / Sandy Alexandre -- Lost near the sea / Leslie Chasagne -- Adieu Miles and good-bye democracy / Patrick Sylvain -- Looking for Columbus / Michel-Rolph Trouillot -- Do something for your soul, go to Haiti / Babette Wainwright -- A poem about why I can't wait / Gina Ulysse -- Lazarus rising : an open letter to my daughter / Myriam J.A. Chancy
Control code
ocm45066079
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvii, 251 p.
Isbn
9781569472187
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00064085
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-0597
Label
The butterfly's way : voices from the Haitian dyaspora [sic] in the United States, edited by Edwidge Danticat
Publication
Contents
Present past future / Marc Christophe -- Dyaspora / Joanne Hyppolite -- Restavèk / Jean-Robert Cadet -- Homelands / Marie-Hĺène Laforest -- Bonne Année / Jean-Pierre Benoît -- Haiti : a memory journey / Assotto Saint -- Black crows and zombie girls / Barbara Sanon -- Another ode to salt / Danielle Legros Georges -- America, we are here / Dany Laferrière -- A cage of words / Joel Dreyfuss -- The red dress / Patricia Benoît -- Something in the water ... reflections of a people's journey / Nikòl Payen -- Haiti : a cigarette burning at both ends / Marie Ketsia Théodore-Pharel -- My suitcases / Maude Heurtelou -- The white wife / Gary Pierre-Pierre -- You and me against the world / Martine Bury -- Mashe Petyon / Katia Ulysse -- Pour water on my head : a meditation on a life of painting and poetry / Marilene Phipps -- Chainstitching / Phebus Etienne -- Made outside / Francie Latour -- The million man march / Anthony Calypso -- In search of a name / Miriam Neptune -- Reporting silence / Leslie Casimir -- Vini nou bèl / Annie Grégroire -- Home is ... / Sophia Cantave -- Map viv : my life as a Nyabinghi Razette / Marie Nadine Pierre -- Exiled / Sandy Alexandre -- Lost near the sea / Leslie Chasagne -- Adieu Miles and good-bye democracy / Patrick Sylvain -- Looking for Columbus / Michel-Rolph Trouillot -- Do something for your soul, go to Haiti / Babette Wainwright -- A poem about why I can't wait / Gina Ulysse -- Lazarus rising : an open letter to my daughter / Myriam J.A. Chancy
Control code
ocm45066079
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvii, 251 p.
Isbn
9781569472187
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00064085
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-0597

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