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Songster: and Other Stories

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Deftly navigating between the present and the past, this collection of bittersweet short stories explores the tensions between image and reality in contemporay Trinidad, discovering a land that is, for the author, as imperfect as it is "home." Tales set in the present day show the traditional, communal world in retreat before the forces of local and global capitalism, as w ...more
Paperback, 148 pages
Published September 28th 2006 by Peepal Tree Press Ltd.
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