From My Mother's House of Beauty

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Uno Press, 2010 - Family & Relationships - 119 pages
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From her childhood in Englishtown on the Caribbean coast of Honduras to her life in the Seventh Ward, Henry writes of transitions and shifting identities. Susan investigates her many worlds: family homes, beauty salons, public schools and fashion runways. Part memoir, part ethnography, House of Beauty explores what it means to be a black Honduran woman living in New Orleans.

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I forgot to write a review when I was finished and now my exact feelings are lost. Good read, just remember feeling done before I was finished. Read full review

About the author (2010)

SUSAN HENRY graduated from JohnMcDonogh Senior High in 2011. She is afashion designer and hair stylist living inNew Orleans.

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