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Dark thirty

Santee Frazier

Dark thirty

by Santee Frazier

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cherokee Indians -- Poetry,
  • Indians of North America -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSantee Frazier.
    GenrePoetry.
    SeriesSun tracks -- v. 65
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3606.R429 D37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17031688M
    ISBN 109780816528141
    LC Control Number2008033644
    OCLC/WorldCa237199420

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    From Publishers Weekly: When I was growing up in the South, writes McKissack, we called the half hour just before nightfall the dark-thirty. Her nine stories and one poem, however, are far too good to be reserved for that special time when it is neither day nor night and when shapes and shadows play tricks on the mind. These short works-haunting in both senses of the word-explore aspects of Brand: Scholastic. O-Dark-Thirty is the literary journal of the Veterans Writing Project. Launched in May of , it is a platform for veterans and members of the military community to share their writing with a broad community of interested readers. The core of our work is The Report. It's where the majority of our writing lives; it features.

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The stories are written in a story teller form and the author states that she heard of them during the time known as the dark-thirty, half an hour before nightfall.

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Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Zero Dark Thirty Post 9/11, Maya (Jessica Chastain) is a CIA agent on the hunt for the whereabouts of Osama Bin Laden. After an intense interrogation with a possible Bin Laden follower at a CIA black site, she and her colleagues are left at a dead end.

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