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Edited by the award-winning and critically-acclaimed Edwidge Danticat, author of Brother, I Am Dying,this classic collection of essays showcases the year's best.
Edwidge Danticat, editor, is the author of several books, including Brother, I'm Dying, a 2008 winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for autobiography. Her most recent book is Create Dangerously, a collection of essays.
Table of Contents
|Foreword: Confessions of an Anthologist||p. xi|
|Buddy Ebsen||p. 1|
|Port-au-Prince: The Moment||p. 5|
|What Broke My Father's Heart||p. 12|
|After the Ice||p. 31|
|Topic of Cancer||p. 85|
|Long Distance||p. 97|
|What Killed Aiyana Stanley-Jones?||p. 107|
|Magical Dinners||p. 126|
|What Really Happened||p. 137|
|Rude Am I in My Speech||p. 141|
|Lucky Girl||p. 147|
|There Are Things Awry Here||p. 155|
|Pearl, Upward||p. 180|
|Generation Why?||p. 185|
|Travels with My Ex||p. 200|
|A Personal Essay by a Personal Essay||p. 210|
|The Washing||p. 218|
|Contributors' Notes||p. 227|
|Notable Essays of 2010||p. 233|
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