Dear Senthuran: A Black spirit memoir

by Akwaeke Emezi


Dear Senthuran: A Black spirit memoir | 9780571366156 | Akwaeke Emezi

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Format:Paperback / softback

Published:01/07/2021 by Faber & Faber


In letters addressed to their friends, to members of their family – both biological and chosen – and to fellow storytellers, Akwaeke describes the shape of a life lived in overlapping realities. Through heartbreak, chronic pain, intimacy with death, becoming a beast, this is embodiment as a nonhuman: outside the boundaries imposed by expectations and legibility. This book is an account of the grueling work of realignment and remaking necessary to carve out a future for oneself.
The result is a Black spirit memoir: a powerful, raw unfolding of identity.

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