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In My Home There Is No More Sorrow

Ten Days in Rwanda
Bass, Rick (Book - 2012 )
In My Home There Is No More Sorrow
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Last year Rick Bass traveled to Rwanda, roaming from the bustle of Kigali to the breathtaking volcanic preserves of the last few mountain gorillas. Now he offers an extraordinary portrait of what can be found in that country today-heartbreaking evidence of the genocide that occurred there a generation ago, dazzling natural beauty, and young people who have emerged from tragedy with a blazingly optimistic spirit and a profound artistic voice. In My Home There Is No More Sorrow is an enchanting, harrowing narrative achievement-an unforgettable exploration of history and human nature from one of our greatest essayists.
Authors: Bass, Rick, 1958-
Title: In my home there is no more sorrow
ten days in Rwanda
Publisher: San Francisco : McSweeney's Books, c2012
Characteristics: 183 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm
Notes: Cover title
Also includes 3 poems and a short story by Rwandan authors from a workshop held in Butare, Rwanda
Issued with: McSweeney's, no. 40
Contents: In my home there is no more sorrow : ten days in Rwanda / Rick Bass
Writing from the Butare workshop. What does this mean? / by Bonaventure Iyamuduhaye ; I am killed alive / by Amini Ngabonziza ; My home / by Anne-Marie Nyiransanga ; The long nights / by Dieudonné Niyonizera
ISBN: 9781936365999
1936365995
Statement of Responsibility: Rick Bass
Subject Headings: Rwanda History Civil War, 1990-1993 Atrocities
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