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Mother Tongue (1990) [Collection]
by Emine Sevgi Özdamar Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

These four stories by Turkish-German writer Emine Sevgi Özdamar comprise a compelling exploration of a woman's identity in exile. Mutterzunge, published in Germany in 1990, earned Özdamar a leading place in the new generation of German writers.


  • Mother Tongue
  • Grandfather Tongue
  • A Charwoman's Career/Memories of Germany
  • Karagöz in Alamania/Blackeye in German

Original title: Mutterzunge
Original languages: German


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionEthnic And MulticulturalImmigrant

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Edition #1: Mother Tongue

Mother Tongue (1994)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Craig Thomas
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Mother Tongue (1994)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Toronto
Publisher: Coach House Press
ISBN: 0889104646
Dimensions: x x
Pages: 157

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