Jina Ortiz,Rochelle Spencer,Helena María Viramontes's All about Skin: Short Fiction by Women of Color PDF

By Jina Ortiz,Rochelle Spencer,Helena María Viramontes

All approximately Skin positive aspects twenty-seven tales by means of girls writers of colour whose brief fiction has earned them quite a number honors, together with John Simon Guggenheim Fellowships, the recent York Public Library younger Lions Fiction Award, the Flannery O'Connor Award, and inclusion within the Best American brief Stories and O. Henry anthologies. The prose during this multicultural anthology addresses such topics as racial prejudice, media portrayal of good looks, and relations relationships and spans genres from the comedian and the surreal to startling realism. It demonstrates the facility and diversity of a few of the main fascinating ladies writing brief fiction today.

            The tales are through American writers Aracelis González Asendorf, Jacqueline Bishop, Glendaliz Camacho, Learkana Chong, Jennine Capó Crucet, Ramola D., Patricia Engel, Amina Gautier, Manjula Menon, ZZ Packer, Princess pleasure L. Perry, Toni Margarita Plummer, Emily Raboteau, Ivelisse Rodriguez, Metta Sáma, Joshunda Sanders, Renee Simms, Mecca Jamilah Sullivan, desire Wabuke, and Ashley younger; Nigerian writers Unoma Azuah and Chinelo Okparanta; and chinese language author Xu Xi.

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