growing to be up in Haiti, Edwidge Danticat stored good away from carnival—terrified via the tales of possibility and debauchery that her uncle instructed her. a long time later, a grown girl and complete writer, she returns domestic to determine what she’s been missing.
during this choice from After the Dance, Danticat fuses her present-day observations along with her personal formative years thoughts and weaves a deeply own mirrored image at the domestic she left in the back of. via conversations with different attendees and her personal deft reporting, she takes readers into the very middle of the pageant. A stroll via Carnival is as a lot memoir because it is travelogue; and, in those pages, the nationwide ebook Critics Circle Award–winning writer of Brother, I’m Dying brings the electrical spirit of carnival vividly to existence.
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