Overcoming speechlessness

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Overcoming speechlessness : a poet encounters the horror in Rwanda, Eastern Congo, and Palestine/Israel

Walker, Alice, 1944-

New York : Seven Stories Press, c2010.

75 p. ; 18 cm.

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"In 2006, Alice Walker, working with Women for Women International, visited Rwanda and the eastern Congo to witness the aftermath of the genocide in Kigali. Invited by Code Pink, an antiwar group working to end the Iraq War, Walker traveled to Palestine/Israel three years later to view the devastation on the Gaza Strip. Here is her testimony"--Publisher description.

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ISBN:

978-1-58322-917-0 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-1-58322-917-0 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

PS3573.A425 Z469 2010

Dewey Class No:

303.6 22

Author:

Walker, Alice, 1944-

Title:

Overcoming speechlessness : a poet encounters the horror in Rwanda, Eastern Congo, and Palestine/Israel / Alice Walker.

Edition:

Seven Stories Press 1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Seven Stories Press, c2010.

Physical:

75 p. ; 18 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 73-75).

Summary:

"In 2006, Alice Walker, working with Women for Women International, visited Rwanda and the eastern Congo to witness the aftermath of the genocide in Kigali. Invited by Code Pink, an antiwar group working to end the Iraq War, Walker traveled to Palestine/Israel three years later to view the devastation on the Gaza Strip. Here is her testimony"--Publisher description.

Subject:

Walker, Alice,--Gaza Strip--Congo (Democratic Republic),--1944---Travel--Rwanda.

Subject:

Atrocities.

Call:

303.6 Wal

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