Download e-book for iPad: All about Skin: Short Fiction by Women of Color by Jina Ortiz,Rochelle Spencer,Helena María Viramontes

By Jina Ortiz,Rochelle Spencer,Helena María Viramontes

All approximately Skin positive aspects twenty-seven tales through ladies writers of colour whose brief fiction has earned them various 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 attractiveness, and kinfolk relationships and spans genres from the comedian and the surreal to startling realism. It demonstrates the facility and variety of a few of the main fascinating girls writing brief fiction today.

            The tales are by way of 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, wish Wabuke, and Ashley younger; Nigerian writers Unoma Azuah and Chinelo Okparanta; and chinese language author Xu Xi.

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