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A fire is burning, it is in me : the life and writings of Michiyo Fukaya

Author: Michiyo Fukaya; Gwendolyn L Shervington
Publisher: Norwich, VT : New Victoria Publishers, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Michiyo Fukaya, a Japanese-American lesbian poet and activist, was also a single mother of a mixed-race daughter, living on welfare, a survivor of childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual assault, and a woman of color in an all white environment. This collection portrays her life and that of a concerned lesbian community which was deeply affected by her presence.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fire is burning, it is in me.
Norwich, VT : New Victoria Publishers, ©1996
(OCoLC)647421141
Named Person: Michiyo Fukaya; Michiyo Fukaya
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michiyo Fukaya; Gwendolyn L Shervington
ISBN: 0934678782 9780934678780
OCLC Number: 34742282
Notes: Includes works by M. Fukaya and commentaries by G.L. Shervington and others.
Description: 181 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: edited by Gwendolyn L. Shervington.

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Michiyo Fukaya, a Japanese-American lesbian poet and activist, was also a single mother of a mixed-race daughter, living on welfare, a survivor of childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual assault, and a woman of color in an all white environment. This collection portrays her life and that of a concerned lesbian community which was deeply affected by her presence.

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