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By Chris Abani

Becoming Abigail

 

Becoming Abigail

By Chris Abani

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Daphne’s Lot

 

Daphne’s Lot

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Dog Woman

 

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GraceLand

 

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Hands Washing Water

 

Hands Washing Water

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Kalakuta Republic: A Book of Poetry

 

Kalakuta Republic: A Book of Poetry

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Song for Night: A Novella

 

Song for Night: A Novella

Chris Abani

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The Secret History of Las Vegas: A Novel

 

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The Virgin of Flames

 

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About the Author

Chris Abani's prose includes the novels "The Secret History of Las Vegas" (Penguin 2014)," Song For Night" (Akashic, 2007), "The Virgin of Flames" (Penguin, 2007) "GraceLand" (FSG, 2004/Picador 2005), "Masters of the Board" (Delta, 1985) and a novella, "Becoming Abigail" (Akashic, 2006). His poetry collections are "Sanctificum" (Copper Canyon Press, 2010), "There Are No Names for Red" (Red Hen Press, 2010), "Feed Me The Sun - Collected Long Poems,"(Peepal Tree Press, 2010) "Hands Washing Water" (Copper Canyon, 2006), "Dog Woman" (Red Hen, 2004), "Daphne's Lot" (Red Hen, 2003), and "Kalakuta Republic" (Saqi, 2001). Abani is also on the Board of Trustees Professor of English at Northwestern University. He is the recipient of the PEN USA Freedom-to-Write Award, the Prince Claus Award, a Lannan Literary Fellowship, a California Book Award, a Hurston/Wright Legacy Award & the PEN Hemingway Book Prize.

 

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