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Let's tell this story properly, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi

Label
Let's tell this story properly
Title
Let's tell this story properly
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How far does one have to travel to find home elsewhere? The stories in Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi's collection attempt to measure that distance. Centered around the lives of Ugandans in Britain, Let's Tell This Story Properly features characters both hyper-visible and unseen--they take on jobs at airport security, care for the elderly, and work in hospitals, while remaining excluded from white, British life. As they try to find their place, they drift from a home that feels further and further away. In an ambitious collection by the critically acclaimed author of Kintu, Let's Tell This Story Properly explores what happens to those who leave
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Makumbi, Jennifer Nansubuga
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9402.9.M35
LC item number
A6 2019
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ugandans
  • Immigrants
Label
Let's tell this story properly, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223134790964
  • 31223134790956
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Malik's door
  • Memoirs of a Namaaso
  • Part 2:
  • Returning.
  • She is our stupid
  • My brother, Bwemage
  • The aftertaste of success
  • Let's tell this story properly
  • Love made in Manchester
  • Prologue.
  • Christmas is coming
  • Part 1:
  • Departing.
  • Our allies
  • Manchester happened
  • The nod
  • Something inside
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
ii, 289 pages
Isbn
9781945492228
Lccn
2019901578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1057650078
Label
Let's tell this story properly, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223134790964
  • 31223134790956
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Malik's door
  • Memoirs of a Namaaso
  • Part 2:
  • Returning.
  • She is our stupid
  • My brother, Bwemage
  • The aftertaste of success
  • Let's tell this story properly
  • Love made in Manchester
  • Prologue.
  • Christmas is coming
  • Part 1:
  • Departing.
  • Our allies
  • Manchester happened
  • The nod
  • Something inside
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
ii, 289 pages
Isbn
9781945492228
Lccn
2019901578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1057650078

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