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Tell me how it ends : an essay in forty questions

Author: Valeria Luiselli
Publisher: Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Structured around the forty questions Luiselli translates and asks undocumented Latin-American children facing deportation, Tell Me How It Ends (an expansion of her 2016 Freeman's essay of the same name) humanizes these young migrants and highlights the contradiction of the idea of America as a fiction for immigrants with the reality of racism and fear--both here and back home"--
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Genre/Form: Essays
United States
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Valeria Luiselli
ISBN: 9781566894951 1566894956
OCLC Number: 967375000
Language Note: Translated from Spanish.
Description: 119 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Border --
Court --
Home --
Community --
Coda (Eight brief postscripta).
Responsibility: Valeria Luiselli.

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