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Dogeaters

Dogeaters

by Jessica Hagedorn

Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
ISBN: 9780140149043
Pages: 272
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 7 Mb
Date posting: 2021-05-07
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Jessica Hagedorn has transformed her bestselling novel about the Philippines during the reign of Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos into an equally powerful theatrical piece that is a multi-layered tour de force. As Harold Bloom writes, "Hagedorn expresses the conflicts experienced by Asian immigrants caught between cultures . . . she takes aim at racism in the U.S. and develops in her dramas the themes of displacement and the search for belonging." Jessica Hagedorn is a performance artist, poet, novelist and playwright, born and raised in the Philippines. Her novels include Dogeaters (Penguin 1990) which was nominated for a National Book Award and The Gangster...