Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? : Stories

    Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? : Stories / Kathleen Collins, Nina Lorez Collins - Narrator, Cherise Boothe - Narrator, Adenrele Ojo - Narrator, Paula J. Parker - Narrator, Desean Terry - Narrator, Dan... (audiobook)

    Now available in Ecco's Art of the Story series: a never-before-published collection of stories from a brilliant yet little known African American artist and filmmaker—a contemporary of revered writers including Toni Cade Bambara, Laurie Colwin, Ann Beattie, Amy Hempel, and Grace Paley—whose prescient work has recently resurfaced to wide acclaim.

    Humorous, poignant, perceptive, and full of grace, Kathleen Collins's stories masterfully blend the quotidian and the profound in a personal, intimate way, exploring deep, far-reaching issues—race, gender, family, and sexuality—that shape the ordinary moments in our lives.

    In "The Uncle," a young girl who idolizes her handsome uncle and his beautiful wife makes a haunting discovery about their lives. In "Only Once," a woman reminisces about her charming daredevil of a lover and his ultimate—and final—act of foolishness. Collins's work seamlessly integrates the African-American experience...

    Fiction African American Fiction Literature Short Stories women biographies memoirs monologues male homosexuality biographical history African American literature marriage family life women's literature couple relationship actors (stage artists)

    HarperCollins
    ENG EISBN:9780062674852