Outside People And Other Stories by Mariam PirbhaiOutside People And Other Stories by Mariam Pirbhai

Outside People And Other Stories

byMariam Pirbhai

Paperback | September 29, 2017

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A Haitian woman survives the ravages of an earthquake only to find her sister, an émigré in Montreal, the subject of a grisly crime. A chambermaid in a Mexican tourist resort frequented by Canadian tourists wonders why all the men in her life seem to leave her for distant lands. A Jamaican migrant worker at an Ontario chicken farm comes to the aid of his Peruvian co-worker on the eve of a fatal car accident. And a young Pakistani-Canadian woman finds herself in the midst of a protest march defending Muslim women's rights on the same day she has agreed to meet her Moroccan lover. The diverse cast of characters that energize Mariam Pirbhai's Outside People and Other Stories not only reflects a multicultural Canada but also the ease with which this striking debut collection inhabits the voices and perspectives of nation, hemisphere, and world.

Mariam Pirbhai is the author of a debut short story collection titled Outside People and Other Stories, which won the 2018 IPPY Gold Medal for Multicultural Fiction, and was ranked among CBC's top ten recommended "must read" lists of 2017. Her short fiction has appeared in numerous anthologies and journals, including Her Mother's Ashes...
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Title:Outside People And Other StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:166 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.45 inPublished:September 29, 2017Publisher:Inanna PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1771334339

ISBN - 13:9781771334334

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