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Sassafras, Cypress and Indigo (1982) [Novel]
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Ntokaze Shange's Most Beloved Novel, Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo, is the story of three "colored girls," three sisters and their mama from Charleston, South Carolina: Sassafrass, the oldest, a poet and a weaver like her mother, gone north to college, living with other artists in Los Angeles and trying to weave a life out of her work, her man, her memories and dreams; Cypress, the dancer, who leaves home to find new ways of moving and easing the contractions of her soul; Indigo, the youngest, still a child of Charleston - "too much of the south in her" - who lives in poetry, can talk to her dolls, and has a great gift of seeing the obvious magic of the world.

Original title: Sassafras, Cypress and Indigo
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: Sassafras, Cypress and Indigo

Sassafras, Cypress and Indigo (1982)
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Language: English

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Sassafras, Cypress and Indigo (1982)

ISBN: 0312699727

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