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Author: Jarita Davis
Publisher: North Dartmouth, MA : Tagus Press, 2016. ©2016
Series: Portuguese in the Americas series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A turning point for Cape Verdean American culture, one in which a partially forgotten past becomes a starting point for possible futures.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Davis, Jarita.
Return flights.
©2016
(DLC) 2015036226
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jarita Davis
ISBN: 9781933227689 1933227680 1933227672 9781933227672
OCLC Number: 936547880
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Part 1; Dreaming in Crioulo, or Why I Romanticize the Old Country; Joseph Silva Barboza, a Portrait; Another Homecoming; Dress Whites; Ana Left the Old Country; The Children, Their Darkness; Defining the Morna; While Listening to Cesaria Evora; Atlantic Coasts; Corn; Return Flights; Part 2; The Woman Who Cleans Fish; The Wedding Feast, Brava 1926; Harvesting a Return; Alone in Plymouth; Swimming Lessons; Nantucket Sleigh Ride; The Scrimshander; Part 3; One Criolinha Speaks; You Cannot Prepare for This Trip; Impressions in Stone; Arrival. At Midnight You Board the Boat to BravaThe Rainy Season; Meeting Mano and Mãe Vinda; This Is Someone Else's Life; We Four Harvest Mangoes; Mangoes; I Am Twenty-eight Today; In the Field; Santa Maria das Dores, Sal; That Last Night; Departure; Cape Verde Has Been Slipping from Me; Part 4; Vista from the Schoolhouse Steps; Djiny Describes the Festival of São João; Tonight; Seven Hesitations of Maria DeSilva; Sara Andrade Lobo, Age Seven; Each Evening; José Fishing in Fajã d'Água; Acknowledgments; Glossary.
Series Title: Portuguese in the Americas series.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: Jarita Davis.

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A turning point for Cape Verdean American culture, one in which a partially forgotten past becomes a starting point for possible futures.

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