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The Resource All about Skin

All about Skin

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All about Skin
Title
All about Skin
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Summary
All about Skin features twenty-seven stories by women writers of color whose short fiction has earned them a range of honors, including John Simon Guggenheim Fellowships, the New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award, the Flannery O'Connor Award, and inclusion in the Best American Short Stories and O. Henry anthologies. The prose in this multicultural anthology addresses such themes as racial prejudice, media portrayal of beauty, and family relationships and spans genres from the comic and the surreal to startling realism. It demonstrates the power and range of some of the most exciting women writing short fiction today.The stories are by 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 Joy L. Perry, Toni Margarita Plummer, Emily Raboteau, Ivelisse Rodriguez, Metta Sáma, Joshunda Sanders, Renee Simms, Mecca Jamilah Sullivan, Hope Wabuke, and Ashley Young; Nigerian writers Unoma Azuah and Chinelo Okparanta; and Chinese writer Xu Xi
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  • Ortiz, Jina
  • Spencer, Rochelle
  • Viramontes, Helena María
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dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • African American Fiction
  • Literature
  • Short Stories
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All about Skin
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OVERDRIVE:b69d0a75-a468-480f-96fd-752de1fec45d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9780299301934
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
All about Skin
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b69d0a75-a468-480f-96fd-752de1fec45d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780299301934
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

  • Menasha Public Library (Elisha D. Smith)Borrow it
    Elisha D. Smith Public Library 440 First St, Menasha, WI, 54952-3191, US
    44.2029583 -88.4479345
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