Memory of Kin Stories About Family by Black Writers Critic essayist and anthologist Mary Helen Washington has chosen as the theme of her newest collection the family as a living mystery She selected nineteen stories and twelve poems by some of this c

  • Title: Memory of Kin: Stories About Family by Black Writers
  • Author: Mary Helen Washington
  • ISBN: 9780385247832
  • Page: 267
  • Format: Paperback
  • Critic, essayist, and anthologist Mary Helen Washington has chosen as the theme of her newest collection the family as a living mystery She selected nineteen stories and twelve poems by some of this century s leading black authors that oblige the reader to observe the complexities of the family in new and provocative ways.

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    1. Memory of Kin is an excellent anthology of stories all about family from a selection of accomplished black writers. It includes three short stories by Ernest J. Gaines: Just like A Tree (Auntie Fe), The Sky Is Gray (James and his Mama), and A Long Day In November (Eddie, Amy, and Sonny Howard). I enjoyed all three because of the strong characterizations they contained and their realistic depictions of supportive and loving, yet sometimes harsh and demanding, family relationships. Male dominance, [...]

    2. Another one of what I call "foundation books". Books that are a must read if you are interested in black writers.

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