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Motherlands

Black women"s writing from Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia

by Susheila Nasta

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries.
    • Subjects:
    • African literature (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • Caribbean literature (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • West Indian literature (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • South Asian literature (English) -- History and criticism,
    • English literature -- Black authors -- History and criticism,
    • Women and literature -- English-speaking countries,
    • Women, Black, in literature,
    • Blacks in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [355]-357) and index.

      StatementSusheila Nasta, editor.
      ContributionsNasta, Susheila.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9340.5 .M67 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 366 p. ;
      Number of Pages366
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1550406M
      ISBN 100813517818, 0813517826
      LC Control Number91030110

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This is a stunningly important book, highly recommended for anyone who is willing to consider the infinite complexities of World War II. As a daughter of a survivor of Buchenwald, I was expecting to feel disturbed and challenged by this novel but I want to say that Maria Hummel deserves vast credit for her thoroughly-researched and profoundly compassionate view of the "side-lined" players /5.

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“Motherland is a moving tale of hope, compassion, and the lengths we go to for the ones we love. Petition your book club to add it to the roster.” — "Hummel's focus on the concrete, physical experiences of one family is a fine, brave antidote to abstraction, and does what good historical fiction does best: explores what has /5().

I missed seeing the author speak at my library, but a friend lent me her copy of the book. Motherlands is a series of essays about the author's experiences as an immigrant and transnationalism (a term I was not familiar with).

Some of the essays were pretty technical; I liked the ones relating to Garrett's personal experiences better/5. He got his start in comics with the British small press, going on to write his own series for AD. In recent years he has broken into the American comic book industry, writing mainly for Marvel Comics, with such Motherlands book as X-Force and X-Men: Legacy.

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Created by Eliot Laurence. With Taylor Hickson, Amalia Holm, Demetria McKinney, Jessica Sutton. A trio of witches are trained to become powerful weapons for the American military/10(K).

Motherlands#1 is a rough bit of SF from a talented creative team, and with the lion's share of the exposition and worldbuilding out of the way, Si Spurrier, Rachel Stott, and Felipe Sobreiro are free to lean on the prickly, yet interesting relationship between Selena and Tabitha as they hunt down one hell of a bounty in a multiverse that makes /10(16).

My husband wanted to convert long before I did. He brought home a copy of G.K. Chesterton’s The Catholic Church and Conversion for me to read, and I basically threw the book, spouted off about Luther being the only reason the Bible wasn’t chained up, and swore allegiance to the Lutheran Church.

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Motherlands. Tweet. Publisher: Vertigo Release: Jan - Jun Issues: 6 Collected Volumes: 1 Critic Reviews: 47 User Reviews: Avg. Critic Rating. Avg. User Rating In a crazed future where unhinged technologies and interconnected parallel Earths have given rise to a spectacular class of super-criminal, the most beloved /10(47).

The moment I opened Motherlands by Natasha Garrett, I knew this book would resonate with the feeling of rootlessness that has defined my adult life. Garrett, a Macedonian by birth, has spent her adult life in the United States, and the book’s nine essays explore the way her cross-cultural life has defined her, especially as a parent.

Motherlands #1 is the rambunctious and subversive debut of an all-new science fiction comedy from the killer creative lineup of writer Simon Spurrier, artist Rachael Stott, colorist Felipe Sobreiro, and letterer Simon ’s a book about a reality-jumping bounty hunter being forced to team-up with her incredibly difficult–and once famously deadly–mother to take down the biggest and 9/ A sci-fi action comedy blacker than dragon s***, MOTHERLANDS is the dimension-hopping, criminal-blasting story of two extraordinary women written by Si Spurrier (SUICIDE SQUAD, The Spire) with art by Rachael Stott (Star Trek/Planet of the Apes, Sex Criminals).

32. Motherland is a British television sitcom set in London, which examines the trials and traumas of middle-class motherhood. A pilot episode, written by a team including Graham Linehan and Sharon Horgan, was first broadcast on BBC Two on 6 September as part of its "Sitcom Season".

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Trying to survive a siege from competing bounty hunters & a vengeful multiverse mafia. Vertigo's Motherlands #3 by Simon Spurrier & Rachael Stott. A book that explores the modern migrant experience, MOTHERLANDS is particularly timely in today's social and political climate.

Natasha talks openly about her experience as a writer in the guest post below, and then you can find out more about (and order a copy of) MOTHERLANDS!Author: Joshua David Bellin. A sci-fi action comedy blacker than dragon s***, MOTHERLANDS is the dimension-hopping, criminal-blasting story of two extraordinary women written by Si Spurrier (SUICIDE SQUAD, The Spire) with art by Rachael Stott (Star Trek/Planet of the Apes, Sex Criminals).

Preview: Motherlands #1 by Spurrier & Stott (Vertigo) by The Comic Book Critic Janu Motherlands #1 Preview (Vertigo) Here’s a 5 page preview of Motherlands #1 by writer Simon Spurrier and artist Rachael Stott, on sale January 31st, from Vertigo Comics / DC Comics. The essays in Motherlands offer a well-researched, witty and heartfelt look into migration both as a global phenomenon and as a deeply intimate experience.

Book Info. Note: Signed copies available here! Bread and Bourbon.From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. Motherlands: Black women's writing from Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia (English)/ Women authors/ History and criticism Blacks in literature Caribbean literature (English) Caribbean literature.

Motherland is inspired by stories from author Maria Hummel’s father and his German childhood, and letters between her grandparents that were hidden in an attic wall for fifty years. It is the author’s attempt to reckon with the paradox of her father—a product of her grandparents’ fiercely protective love and their status as Mitläufer, Germans who “went along” with Nazism, reaping /5(9).