Whose Story Is This?

Whose Story Is This?: Old Conflicts, New Chapters

Hardback Published on: 05/09/2019
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Whose Story Is This?
Who's Story is This
Another collection of outstanding essays by Rebecca Solnit. This collection focuses on power and story telling, who controls the narrative we hear, who has... READ MORE
Lesley at Commercial Street Dundee
Whose Story Is This?
An Important Collection of Essays
Being new to Solnit I wasn't sure what to expect, but I definitely wasn't disappointed! Her essays cover a wide range of incredibly important (and topical)... READ MORE
Chelsea Reid

Synopsis

Who gets to shape the narrative of our times?

The current moment is a battle over that foundational power. Women, people of colour and non-straight people are telling other versions, and white men in particular are fighting to preserve their own centrality. In this outstanding collection of essays by one of the most prescient and insightful commentators today, Solnit appraises the voices that are emerging, why they matter and the obstacles they face in making themselves heard.

  • Publisher: Granta Books
  • ISBN: 9781783785438
  • Number of pages: 192
  • Weight: 256g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 11 mm

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Whose Story Is This?
Essential Reading
Rebecca Solnit is the author I turn to when I need hope and comfort. With the current political and ecological state of affairs, it's hard not to feel desp... READ MORE
rebecca hughes