The Resource What we lose : A Novel., Zinzi Clemmons, (electronic resource)

What we lose : A Novel., Zinzi Clemmons, (electronic resource)

Label
What we lose : A Novel.
Title
What we lose
Title remainder
A Novel.
Statement of responsibility
Zinzi Clemmons
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The debut novel of the year." -Vogue"Stunning. . . . Powerfully moving and beautifully wrought, What We Lose reflects on family, love, loss, race, womanhood, and the places we feel home." -Buzzfeed"Remember this name: Zinzi Clemmons. Long may she thrill us with exquisite works like What We Lose. . . . The book is a remarkable journey." -EssenceFrom an author of rare, haunting power, a stunning novel about a young African-American woman coming of age-a deeply felt meditation on race, sex, family, and countryRaised in Pennsylvania, Thandi views the world of her mother's childhood in Johannesburg as both impossibly distant and ever present. She is an outsider wherever she goes, caught between being black and white, American and not. She tries to connect these dislocated pieces of her life, and as her mother succumbs to cancer, Thandi searches for an anchor-someone, or something, to love. In arresting and unsettling prose, we watch Thandi's life unfold, from losing her mother and learning to live without the person who has most profoundly shaped her existence, to her own encounters with romance and unexpected motherhood. Through exquisite and emotional vignettes, Clemmons creates a stunning portrayal of what it means to choose to live, after loss. An elegiac distillation, at once intellectual and visceral, of a young woman's understanding of absence and identity that spans continents and decades, What We Lose heralds the arrival of a virtuosic new voice in fiction.One of the New York Times, Huffington Post, Buzzfeed, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Redbook, Marie Claire, Essence, Houston Chronicle, LA Daily News, Nylon, and Elle's Books to Read This Summer
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technical information on music
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TEFOD
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Clemmons, Zinzi
PerformerNote
Narrator: NICOLE LEWIS
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Lewis, Nicole
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Label
What we lose : A Novel., Zinzi Clemmons, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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  • Duration: 03:49:53
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003081977
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (3 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
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not applicable
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  • audio
  • computer
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  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
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  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
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digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
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unknown
Stock number
C3899514-638B-4F4F-B3DE-79755DFAF9EC
System control number
C3899514-638B-4F4F-B3DE-79755DFAF9EC
Tape configuration
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Tape width
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Label
What we lose : A Novel., Zinzi Clemmons, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 03:49:53
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003081977
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (3 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
C3899514-638B-4F4F-B3DE-79755DFAF9EC
System control number
C3899514-638B-4F4F-B3DE-79755DFAF9EC
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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