Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Anchor On Sale: July 17, 2001 Price: $16.95
Cornelia Walker Bailey models herself after the African griot, the tribal storytellers who keep the history of their people. Bailey’s people are the Geechee, whose cultural identity has been largely preserved due to the relative isolation of Sapelo, a barrier island off the coast of Georgia. In this rich account, Bailey...
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