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Mixed : an anthology of short fiction on the multiracial experience

Author: Chandra Prasad
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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With a roster of acclaimed fiction writers, Mixed explodes expectations of what it means to be multiracial. The complexion of the world is changing. People can trace their lineage to Native American, black, Asian, Irish, Italian, and Puerto Rican heritage- sometimes all in the same person. The United States counts over twenty million people of multiracial descent, and the number is growing. This book gives narrative  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Anthologie
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chandra Prasad
ISBN: 0393327868 9780393327861
OCLC Number: 65197838
Description: 326 pages : portraits ; 21 cm
Contents: The anthropologists' kids / Ruth Ozeki --
Effigies / Lucinda Roy --
Minotaur / Peter Ho Davies --
Mrs. Turner's lawn jockeys / Emily Raboteau --
Footnote / Carmit Delman --
My Elizabeth / Diana Abu-Jaber --
Gift giving / Mat Johnson --
Shadey / Stewart David Ikeda --
Unacknowledged / Brian Ascalon Roley --
Caste system / Mary Yukari Waters --
Wayward / Chandra Prasad --
Falling sky / Cristina Garcia --
The non-Babylonians / Wayde Compton --
Hollywood / Marina Budhos --
Human mathematics / Mamle Kabu --
Bing-Chen / Neela Vaswani --
The lost sparrow / Kien Nguyen --
Triad / Danzy Senna.
Responsibility: edited by Chandra Prasad ; introduction by Rebecca Walker.
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