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Me Dying Trial
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Me Dying Trial

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Me Dying Trial by Patricia Powell

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Set in Jamaica, Me Dying Trial is Patricia Powell's masterful debut novel. Gwennie Augusta Glaspole, a schoolteacher, is trapped in an unhappy marriage and quickly saddled with six children. Resisting cultural expectations of playing dutiful wife and mother, Gwennie struggles in a loveless, often abusive, relationship, eventually relocating to America. Dealing with issues of religion, sexuality, immigration, domestic violence, and gender inequality, this is a remarkable first novel.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780807083659
ISBN-10: 0807083658
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 134mm x 13mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: Beacon Press
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publish Date: 19-Nov-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Patricia Powell

Patricia Powell is the author of "A Small Gathering of Bones, The Pagoda" and a forthcoming novel, "The Good Life." Her awards include the Bruce Rossley Literary Award, the Ferro-Grumley Award for Fiction, and the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Writers' Award. Powell has taught creative writing at Harvard University, Wellesley College, and the University of Massachusetts, Boston. Currently she is Martin Luther King Visiting Professor at MIT. Powell lives in Watertown, Massachusetts.

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