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Through the story of Lucy a woman born of rape, this narrative sensitively explores racism, poverty and oppression in a tumultuous cosmopolitan society which, redolent of genteel pretensions and human tragedy, searches for catharsis through annual carnival abandon. Spanning 150 years from post slavery to post-colonial times, this shimmering yet gritty tale unfolds against ...more
Paperback, 336 pages
Published June 16th 2009 by Authorhouse
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Bertille Allahar, a national of the Caribbean country of Trinidad and Tobago,took seven years to write her first novel - Trini Melange. She wanted to create a lasting testimony which would endure beyond her transient existence.
England is the country in which she earned a BSc. Social Sciences (Southampton University), an MA in Labour Studies (Sussex University), and a Diploma in Freelance and Feat
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