The Threshing Floor by Barbara Burford

cover of the book The Threshing FloorThe Threshing Floor by Barbara Burford
Genre: Black Interest; Fiction; Short Story Collection (Single Author)
Copyright Year:
Published: 1986
Publisher: Sheba Feminist Press
Format: Trade Paperback
No. of Pages: 214
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ISBN: 9780907179481
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Synopsis: Written in the style of magical realism, but firmly located in the political present, these stories describe a Black woman artist struggling to name her art while mourning the death of her woman lover; a Black woman reflecting on her ancestor’s culture; and a young girl living in her dreams. ‘About this title’ may belong to another edition of this title. — Contents Dreaming the sky down — The pinstripe summer — He said — Miss Jessie — Coming of age — A time for every purpose — The threshing floor.
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