Free! Great Escapes from Slavery on the Underground Railroad by Lorene Cary
  

Free! Great Escapes from Slavery on the Underground Railroad

Written by Lorene Cary
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Synopsis

Free! Great Escapes from Slavery on the Underground Railroad by Lorene Cary

Stories that celebrate people who insisted on freedom

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Lorene Cary is a deft, focused writer. Free! is yet another example of her ability to tell the astounding, immutable truth of what it means to be human. -Diane McKinney-Whetstone, Winner of the 2005 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award for Leaving Cecil Street

About the Author

Lorene Cary is a Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at the University of Pennsylvania, and the author of If Sons, Then Heirs; The Price of A Child; Black Ice; and Pride. She founded Art Sanctuary, which creates arts programs in urban Philadelphia for up to 10,000 participants a year. She received the Philadelphia Historical Society Founder's Medal for History in Culture and the city's highest civic honor, the Philadelphia Award. Her essays have appeared in publications including Newsweek, Time, Essence, and O Magazine.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
86 pages

Author

Lorene Cary
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Publisher

New City Community Press

Publication date

28th October 2011

ISBN

9780981956022


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