Item description for Analfabeto / An Alphabet by Ellen Baxt...
'Analfabeto / An Alphabet' was written in Recife, Brazil, and Brooklyn, New York. Part dictionary, part travel diary, part historical record, it crosses genre boundaries narrating a story of fragmented shifts in identity - cultural, gendered and sexual. It addresses the complications of translation, not only linguistic translation, but also the multiple ways we translate ourselves when we are away from whatever we might call "home."
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.35" Width: 5.43" Height: 0.31" Weight: 0.26 lbs.
Release Date Jun 15, 2007
Publisher Shearsman Books
ISBN 1905700369 ISBN13 9781905700363
Availability 118 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 24, 2016 07:58.
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More About Ellen Baxt
Ellen Baxt is the author of Analfabeto / An Alphabet from Shearsman Books. A poet and dancer, she teaches English as a Second Language in Brooklyn.