Notes from No Man's Land
ISBN10: 1555975186 ISBN13: 9781555975180 Publisher: Graywolf Pr Published: Feb 3 2009 Pages: 230 Weight: 0.70lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
A volume of essays by the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize-winning author of The Balloonists considers her mixed heritage as the daughter of a Jamaican father and white mother who embraces a West African faith, the legacy of the Reconstruction as taught in public schools, and the nation's misconceptions about pioneer nobility. Original.