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The Resource The displaced : refugee writers on refugee lives, edited by Viet Thanh Nguyen

The displaced : refugee writers on refugee lives, edited by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Label
The displaced : refugee writers on refugee lives
Title
The displaced
Title remainder
refugee writers on refugee lives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Viet Thanh Nguyen
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen, brings together a host of prominent refugee writers from around the world to explore and illuminate their experiences. This collection of essays reveals moments of uncertainty, resilience in the face of trauma, and a reimagining of identity. The book looks at what it means to be forced to leave home and find a place of refuge. -- Adapted from book jacket
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
essays
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1973-
  • 1982-
  • 1978-
  • 1964-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nguyen, Viet Thanh
  • Azam, Joseph
  • Bezmozgis, David
  • Bhutto, Fatima
  • Bui, Thi
  • Dorfman, Ariel
  • Golinkin, Lev
  • Grande, Reyna
  • Hadero, Meron
  • Hemon, Aleksandar
  • Kertes, Joseph
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Refugees
Label
The displaced : refugee writers on refugee lives, edited by Viet Thanh Nguyen
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How succulent food defeated Trump's wall before it has been built
  • Ariel Dorfman
  • Guest of the Holy Roman Empress Maria Theresa
  • Lev Golinkin
  • The
  • parent who stays
  • Reyna Grande
  • To walk in their shoes
  • Meron Hadero
  • God's fate
  • Last, first, middle
  • Aleksandar Hemon
  • Second country
  • Joseph Kertes
  • 13 ways of being an immigrant
  • Porochista Khakpour
  • Refugees and exiles
  • Marina Lewycka
  • This is what the journey does
  • Maaza Mengiste
  • The
  • Joseph Azam
  • ungrateful refugee
  • Dina Nayeri
  • A
  • refugee again
  • Vu Tran
  • New lands, new selves
  • Novuyo Rosa Tshuma
  • Refugee children: the Yang warriors
  • Kao Kalia Yang
  • Common story
  • David Bezmozgis
  • Flesh and sand
  • Fatima Bhutto
  • Perspective and What gets lost
  • Thi Bui
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
190 pages
Isbn
9781419729485
Lccn
2017949746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000583082
  • (OCoLC)on1000583082
  • 585641
Label
The displaced : refugee writers on refugee lives, edited by Viet Thanh Nguyen
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How succulent food defeated Trump's wall before it has been built
  • Ariel Dorfman
  • Guest of the Holy Roman Empress Maria Theresa
  • Lev Golinkin
  • The
  • parent who stays
  • Reyna Grande
  • To walk in their shoes
  • Meron Hadero
  • God's fate
  • Last, first, middle
  • Aleksandar Hemon
  • Second country
  • Joseph Kertes
  • 13 ways of being an immigrant
  • Porochista Khakpour
  • Refugees and exiles
  • Marina Lewycka
  • This is what the journey does
  • Maaza Mengiste
  • The
  • Joseph Azam
  • ungrateful refugee
  • Dina Nayeri
  • A
  • refugee again
  • Vu Tran
  • New lands, new selves
  • Novuyo Rosa Tshuma
  • Refugee children: the Yang warriors
  • Kao Kalia Yang
  • Common story
  • David Bezmozgis
  • Flesh and sand
  • Fatima Bhutto
  • Perspective and What gets lost
  • Thi Bui
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
190 pages
Isbn
9781419729485
Lccn
2017949746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000583082
  • (OCoLC)on1000583082
  • 585641

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