Counternarratives

Counternarratives


Now in paperback, a bewitching selection of tales and novellas which are “suspenseful, thought-provoking, mystical, and haunting” (Publishers Weekly)

starting from the 17th century to the current, and crossing a number of continents, Counternarratives attracts upon memoirs, newspaper money owed, detective tales, and interrogation transcripts to create new and unusual views on our earlier and current. “An Outtake” chronicles an escaped slave’s tackle liberty and the yankee Revolution; “The unusual historical past of Our woman of the Sorrows” offers a weird and wonderful sequence of occasions that spread in Haiti and a nineteenth-century Kentucky convent; “The Aeronauts” soars among bustling Philadelphia, still-rustic Washington, and the theater of the U. S. Civil battle; “Rivers” portrays a unfastened Jim assembly up many years later along with his former raftmate Huckleberry Finn; and in “Acrobatique,” the topic of a recognized Edgar Degas portray talks again.

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