A Homeward Journey: Edwidge Danticat's Fictional Landscapes, Mindscapes, Genescapes, and Signscapes in Breath, Eyes, Memory
- Edwidge Danticat: A bitter legacy revisited. Charters, Mallay // Publishers Weekly;8/17/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 33, p42
Profiles the author Edwidge Danticat. Her novels `Breath, Eyes, Memory,' `Krik? Krak!,' and `The Farming of Bones'; The selection of `Breath, Eyes, Memory' for Oprah Winfrey's book club; Awards; Personal background; Her experiences and travels in Haiti; Education; Details on `The Farming of Bones.'
- The Voice of the Storytellers. Anglesey, Zoë // Multicultural Review;Sep98, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p36
This article presents an interview with Edwidge Danticat about aspects of her novel, The Farming of Bones, and her views on historical fiction, language, and the benefits that come from maintaining close ties with one's community and multicultural lifestyle. Danticat's debut novel, Breath, Eyes,...
- "Silences Too Horrifi c to Disturb": Writing Sexual Histories in Edwidge Danticat's Breath, Eyes, Memory. Francis, Donette A. // Research in African Literatures;Summer2004, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p75
Women's stories of sexual abuse are often subordinated to larger political narratives of the nation-state, and this is especially true of Haiti, where the nation's political upheavals, poverty, and refugees overwhelm the global imagination. This essay reads Edwidge Danticat's Breath, Eyes,...
- Phantom Hearts. // What's a Black Critic to Do?;2003, p73
The article profiles Haitian author Edwidge Danticat. According to the author, the novels of Danticat celebrates village life just like Haiti's oral storytellers. He added that the work of Danticat resembles Haiti's "naif" school of painters renowned for their depictions of peasant culture....
- True Stories of Love, Loss, Longing. Medwick, Cathleen // O, The Oprah Magazine;Oct2007, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p256
The article reviews several books "Breath, Eyes, Memory," by Edwidge Danticat, "The Florist's Daughter," by Patricia Hampl, and "Foreskin's Lament," by Shalom Auslander.
- an interview with EDWIDGE DANTICAT. Lyons, Bonnie // Contemporary Literature;Summer2003, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p181
Interviews Haitian American author Edwidge Danticat. Danticat's writing credits; Her relocation to Miami, Florida, in 2002; Danticat's move from memoir to fiction in 'Breath, Eyes, Memory'; Novels that might have given the author the impetus to change the autobiography into fiction; Advantage...
- Unfair competitions? Tonkin, Boyd // New Statesman & Society;3/3/95, Vol. 8 Issue 342, p41
Reviews several books by black women authors. Includes `Breath, Eyes, Memory,' by Edwidge Danticat; `These Same Long Bones,' by Gwendolyn M. Parker.
- Giving and Receiving. Danticat, Edwidge // Progressive;Dec2012/Jan2013, Vol. 76/77 Issue 12/1, p19
A short story by Edwidge Danticat is presented, from her book "Claire of the Sea Light."
- Edwidge Danticat. Barsamian, David // Progressive;Oct2003, Vol. 67 Issue 10, p29
Interviews author Edwidge Danticat on issues that became the subject of her books. Concept of her book "The Dew Breaker"; Views on the U.S. invasion of Haiti; Description of her book "After the Dance."