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Iron balloons : fiction from Jamaica's Calabash Writer's Workshop

Author: Colin Channer
Publisher: New York : Akashic ; London : Turnaround [distributor], 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Reggae's rebel spirit blazes in this selection of short fiction from Jamaica's Calabash Writer's Workshop. Set in the Caribbean and the U.S.A., the stories sweep across a range of moods and genres to create a narrative LP of fascinating voices."--Jacket.
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Iron balloons.
New York : Akashic ; London : Turnaround [distributor], 2006
(OCoLC)607673430
Online version:
Iron balloons.
New York : Akashic ; London : Turnaround [distributor], 2006
(OCoLC)609939957
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Channer
ISBN: 1933354054 9781933354057
OCLC Number: 65204136
Description: 281 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The last Jamaican lion / Marlon James --
Parting / Alwin Bully --
Someone to tell / A-DZiko Simba --
Siblings / Rudolph Wallace --
How to beat a child the right and proper way / Colin Channer --
All ah we is one / Elizabeth Nunez --
The anger meridian / Kaylie Jones --
I want to disturb my neighbor / Geoffrey Philp --
A little embarassment for the sake of our Lord / Konrad Kirlew --
Sugar / Sharon Leach --
Marley's ghost / Kwamp Dawes.
Responsibility: edited by Colin Channer.

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"Reggae's rebel spirit blazes in this selection of short fiction from Jamaica's Calabash Writer's Workshop. Set in the Caribbean and the U.S.A., the stories sweep across a range of moods and genres to create a narrative LP of fascinating voices."--Jacket.

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