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The Face

Cartography of the Void

The Face( )
Author: Abani, Chris
Series title:The Face Ser.
Publication Date:Mar 2016
Publisher:Restless Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $12.99
Book Description:

In The Face: Cartography of The Void, Chris Abani has given us a brief memoir that is, in the best tradition of the genre, also an exploration of the very nature of identity. Abani meditates on his own face, beginning with his early childhood that was immersed in the Igbo culture of West Africa. The Face is a lush work of art that teems with original and profound insights into the role of race, culture and language in fashioning our sense of self. Abani's writing is poetic, filled with...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / African
Biography & Autobiography / Literary Figures
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):4.5 x 6 x 0.4 Inches
Book Weight:0.178 Pounds

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