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Goree: Point of Departure by Angela Barry
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A contemporary portrait of estrangement, this novel explores the African diaspora and the encounters made by people of African descent as they journey from New York to London, St. Lucia, and Senegal. Traveling to Africa to meet her ex-husband's new family, Magdalene and her daughter Khadi are brought face-to-face with the perils of forgotten pasts--both social and cultural. And when Khadi's trip to the slave port of Goree takes an unfavorable turn, certain divisions in global culture become evident, making this a powerful investigation into the continuing repercussions of the slave trade.

Author Biography

Angela Barry is the former Jamie Michener Writing Fellow, a member of the Bermuda Writers' Collective, and the author of "Endangered Species. "Her stories have been published in journals, magazines, and anthologies, including" Massachusetts's Review" and "Caribbean Writer."
Release date Australia
March 1st, 2010
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Peepal Tree Press Ltd
Pages
210
Dimensions
152x227x18
ISBN-13
9781845231255
Product ID
3813968

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