Piece of My Heart: A Lesbian of Colour Anthology

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Sister Vision, 1991 - Poetry - 393 pages
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Uncompromising in its honesty, at times humorous, angry, confrontational, and erotic, Piece of My Heart celebrates the lives of women both out and coming out.

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About the author (1991)

Makeda Silvera was born in Jamaica and has lived in Canada for over thirty years. She is the co-founder and managing editor of Sister Vision Press and is the author of two collections of short stories, "Her Head a Village (1994) and "Remembering G (1990). She is the editor of "The Other Woman: Women of Colour in Contemporary Canadian Literature (1994)," Ma-Ka: Diaspora Juks (1997) and the groundbreaking "Piece of My Heart: A Lesbian of Colour Anthology (1991). "The Heart Does Not Bend is her first novel. She lives in Toronto.

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