Author: Divya Victor
Publisher: Nightboat Books
Language: English
Pages: 176
Size: 15 x 20 cm
Weight: 270 g
Binding: Softcover
ISBN: 9781643620701
Availability: In stock
Price: €17.95
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Divya Victor documents how immigrants and Americans navigate the liminal sites of everyday living: lawns, curbs, and sidewalks undergirded by violence but also constantly repaved with new possibilities of belonging. Curb witnesses immigrant survival, familial bonds, and interracial parenting in the context of nationalist and white-supremacist violence against South Asians. The book refutes the binary of the model minority and the monstrous, dark “other” by reclaiming the throbbing, many-tongued, vermillion heart of kith.