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DorisWaggoner made a comment Jun 11 2019
"Mizrahi's memoir, up to the age of about 40, is, early on, about being different. He's born into a Syrian Orthodox Jewish family in Brooklyn. The women wear traditional drab clothes, cut their hair short, wear wigs, and if first generation immigr..." Permalink
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DorisWaggoner rated a title Jun 11 2019
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DorisWaggoner made a comment Jun 02 2019
"Maurice, age 84, sits on a bar stool in a fancy Irish hotel, near where he grew up in poverty. As a child, he, along with his mother, worked here when it was a private mansion owned by the richest family in the shire. Maurice's father was an alcoh..." Permalink
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DorisWaggoner rated a title Jun 01 2019
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DorisWaggoner made a comment Jun 01 2019
"One of Doig's best, and probably the first one of his that I read. So many of his characters, or their ancestors and descendants, recur through the years, given his using the same locale in the Two Medicine Country of the east side of the Rockies..." Permalink
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