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Separation: A History

Separation A History The sequel to The Law of Second Marriages the best selling and critically acclaimed poetry book by Christine With terrifying sparseness and intensity as Cyril Wong observes Christine threads toget

  • Title: Separation: A History
  • Author: Christine Chia
  • ISBN: 9789810913717
  • Page: 221
  • Format: Paperback
  • The sequel to The Law of Second Marriages, the best selling and critically acclaimed poetry book by Christine With terrifying sparseness and intensity , as Cyril Wong observes, Christine threads together stories of the Separation between Singapore and Malaysia with the separation between her parents Her searing vision, ambitious and intimate, opens up emotional spaces iThe sequel to The Law of Second Marriages, the best selling and critically acclaimed poetry book by Christine With terrifying sparseness and intensity , as Cyril Wong observes, Christine threads together stories of the Separation between Singapore and Malaysia with the separation between her parents Her searing vision, ambitious and intimate, opens up emotional spaces in unlikely places.

    Separation A History by Christine Chia Sat down and read Christine Chia s new volume of verse, SEPARATION A HISTORY Ethos Books, , in one sitting A bold juxtaposition of family dynamics at the individual and national levels, it succeeds but for a few oddly placed poems perhaps filler in evoking a sort of stereoscopic vision, with the reader having to hold both scales in mind at the same time. Separation marriage Britannica Separation, in law, mutual agreement by a husband and a wife to discontinue living together A legal separation does not dissolve the marriage contract but merely adjusts the couple s obligations under it in light of their desire to live separately Practically, however, separation is often a prelude to divorce Such agreements usually contain provisions on the care and support of children. Remnants of a Separation A History of the Partition Written as a crossover between history and anthropology, Remnants of a Separation tells stories from both sides of the border and is the product of years of painstaking and passionate research It pieces together an alternative history of the Partition the first and only one told through material memory that makes the event tangible even seven decades later, lest we forget. Separation A History Ethos Books Separation A History Synopsis The sequel to The Law of Second Marriages, the best selling and critically acclaimed poetry book by Christine About the Author Christine Chia is the author of The Law of Second Marriages Math Paper Press, and She Segregation in the United States HISTORY May , Segregation is the practice of requiring separate housing, education and other services for people of color Segregation was made law several times in th and th century America as some believed

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    About Author

    1. Christine Chia says:
      Christine Chia is the author of The Law of Second Marriages Math Paper Press, 2011 and 2014 She is the co editor of a forthcoming poetry anthology A Luxury We Cannot Afford Math Paper Press, end 2014 and a featured writer at the Singapore Literature Festival in New York Oct 10 12, 2014 Christine contributes poetry variously to such projects and publications as Prairie Schooner, softblow, Blue Lyra Review, Drift Index and the Substation Love Letters Project.

    Comment 564 on “Separation: A History

    1. Alvin says:
      Sat down and read Christine Chia s new volume of verse, SEPARATION A HISTORY Ethos Books, 2014 , in one sitting.A bold juxtaposition of family dynamics at the individual and national levels, it succeeds but for a few oddly placed poems perhaps filler in evoking a sort of stereoscopic vision, with the reader having to hold both scales in mind at the same time The big picture never quite resolves clearly but this astigmatic effect is perhaps not inappropriate for a collection about the disjunctive [...]

    2. Cheyenne Phillips says:
      I really needed to step away from the book so many times because there was so much raw emotion just spilling onto the pages It was incredibly moving and if I had the guts to face all the emotion in one go, it would have been done in one siting.

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