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The barefoot woman / Scholastique Mukasonga ; translated from the French by Jordan Stump.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781939810045
  • ISBN: 1939810043
  • Physical Description: 146 pages ; 18 cm
  • Edition: First Archipelago books edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Archipelago Books, [2018]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"A moving, unforgettable tribute to a Tutsi woman who did everything to protect her children from the Rwandan genocide, by the daughter who refuses to let her family's story be forgotten. The story of the author's mother, a fierce, loving woman who for years protected her family from the violence encroaching upon them in pre-genocide Rwanda. Recording her memories of their life together in spare, wrenching prose, Mukasonga preserves her mother's voice in a haunting work of art."--Provided by publisher.
Language Note:
In English, translated from the French.
Subject: Mukasonga, Stefania.
Mukasonga, Scholastique.
Genocide > Rwanda > History > 20th century.
Tutsi (African people) > Crimes against > Rwanda > History > 20th century.
Hutu (African people) > Rwanda > Politics and government > 20th century.
Women > Rwanda > Biography.
Rwanda > Ethnic relations > History > 20th century.
Rwanda > History > Civil War, 1994 > Atrocities.
Rwanda > Biography.
Mukasonga, Scholastique.
Mukasonga, Stefania.
Civil War (Rwanda : 1994)
Ethnic relations.
Hutu (African people) > Politics and government.
Tutsi (African people) > Crimes against.
Genre: Biographies.