Passing by Nella Larsen audiobook

Passing

By Nella Larsen
Read by Robin Miles

Recorded Books, Inc.

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781664439634

  • ISBN: 9781664547469

Runtime: 4.10 Hours
Category: Fiction/Classics
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

First published in 1929, Passing is a remarkable exploration of the shifting racial and sexual boundaries in America. Larsen, a premier writer of the Harlem Renaissance, captures the rewards and dangers faced by two negro women who pass for white in a deeply segregated world.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“A work so fine, sensitive, and distinguished that it rises above race categories and becomes that rare object, a good novel.” Saturday Review of Literature

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Reviews

Author

Author Bio: Nella Larsen

Author Bio: Nella Larsen

Nella Larsen (1891–1964) was the author of two novels and several short stories. She received a Guggenheim fellowship to write a third novel in 1930 but, unable to find a publisher for it, she disappeared from the literary scene and worked as a nurse.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 4.10
Audience: Adult
Language: English