Damballah is as good a place as any to start, being the first entry in his celebrated Homewood trilogy. Because here you get a good feel for Wideman's fiction--his concerns and preoccupations, his style and tone, his free approach to form--in short, gripping stories, each one a dispatch from a neighborhood in Pittsburgh that can only be described, in the time about which Wideman writes, as a ghetto. With stunning lyricism, Wideman sings of "dead children in garbage cans, of gospel and basketball, of lost gods and dead fathers" John Leonard. It is a celebration of people who, in the face of crisis, uphold one another--with grace, courage, and.
Buy Damballah by John Edgar Wideman online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 5 editions - starting at $1.45. Shop now. John Edgar Wideman's short story "Damballah" it’s also a chapter from a book-length collection, of course is one of my favorite pieces in African American literature, even though or perhaps. He taught at the University of Pennsylvania and eventually founded and chaired the African American studies department. He also taught at the University of Wyoming and the University of.
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Book Summary: The title of this book is Damballah Homewood Trilogy and it was written by John Edgar Wideman. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is Jul 06, 1998 and it has a suggested retail price of $15.95. It was published by Mariner Books and has a. Damballah by John Edgar Wideman available in Trade Paperback on, also read synopsis and reviews. This collection of interrelated stories spans the history of.
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