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Accomplice to memory

Zhang, Q. M. (Writer)

Accomplice to memory

by Zhang, Q. M. (Writer)

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immigrants,
  • Chinese,
  • Biography,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    In Accomplice to Memory, Q. M. Zhang tries to piece together the fractured mystery of her father"s exodus from China to the U. S. during the two decades of civil and world war leading up to the 1949 revolution. Part memoir, part novel, and part historical documentary, this hybrid text explores the silences and subterfuge of an immigrant parent, and the struggles of the second generation to understand the first. Zhang blurs the boundary between fiction and nonfiction, memory and imagination to tell the story of one woman working to understand and reimagine her family and her father. From back cover.

    Edition Notes

    StatementQ. M. Zhang
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.C5 Z43 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 398 pages
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27232423M
    ISBN 101885030525
    ISBN 109781885030528
    LC Control Number2016957089
    OCLC/WorldCa961007461

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In Accomplice to Memory, Q.M. Zhang constructs her own “gutter” out of an assemblage of aesthetic forms: this book moves between photography and memoir, between history and poetry, between essay and fiction, to artfully excavate the truths behind Zhang’s father’s escape from China, and his subsequent life in the US.

History is filled. Accomplice to Memory is a radical investigation into the nature of truth and memory that's equal parts biography and memoir, narrative and graphic art. Zhang's father grew up in China in the decades leading up Accomplice to memory book the revolution and immigrated to the United States shortly afterwards.5/5(4).

In Accomplice to Memory, Q.M. Zhang pieces together the mystery of her father's exodus from China to the US during the two decades of civil and world war leading up to the after a lifetime of her father's secrets and lies, Zhang's efforts to untangle the truth are thwarted by the Accomplice to memory book between generations and her father's growing dementia/5.

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Accomplice to Memory is a radical investigation into the nature of truth and memory that’s equal parts biography and memoir, narrative and graphic art. Zhang’s father grew up in China in the decades leading up to the revolution and immigrated to the United States shortly : Kaya Production.

Accomplice to Memory: Trained in anthropology, psychology, and creative non-fiction, Q. Zhang brings all these disciplines to bear in "Accomplice to Memory", a radical investigation into the nature of truth and memory that’s equal parts biography and memoir, 5/5.

ACCOMPLICE TO MEMORY. by Q.M. Zhang. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON However, the book would have been nearly as strong without them, as Zhang delivers images in prose that are far more powerful than any photograph could communicate.

One paragraph evokes the “thick plumes of smoke” moving across the waters of a devastated Nanking; another passage. Zhang; ACCOMPLICE TO MEMORY; Kaya Press ISBN: Byline: Letitia Montgomery-Rodgers Trained in anthropology, psychology, and creative non-fiction, Q.

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Published by Kaya Press. By Q.M. Zhang. In Accomplice to Memory, Q.M. Zhang pieces together the mystery of her father’s exodus from China to the US during the two decades of civil and world war leading up to the after a lifetime of her father’s secrets and lies, Zhang’s efforts to untangle the truth are thwarted by the distance between.

Last week, we published Accomplice to Memory, a brand new experimental memoir from author Q.M. Zhang. Check out this interview between Zhang and Kaya Press in which the writer discusses the book’s structure, her writing process, her relationship with her father and her heritage, and much more.

Kaya Press: Accomplice to Memory defies genre—it is. Her book, ACCOMPLICE TO MEMORY (Kaya Press, ), combines memoir, fiction, and documentary photographs to explore the limits and possibilities of truth telling across generations and geographies.

An excerpt from the book was published in The Massachusetts Review. She currently teaches at Hampshire College in Amherst, MA. Accomplice to Memory Q.M. Zhang. Kaya, $ trade paper (p) ISBN Buy this book.

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Find descriptive alternatives for accomplice. "Accomplice to Memory" is a Foreword INDIES winner in Multicultural (Adult Nonfiction). Trained in anthropology, psychology, and creative non-fiction, Q. Zhang brings all these disciplines to bear in "Accomplice to Memory", a radical investigation into the nature of truth and memory that’s equal parts biography and memoir.

And in “Accomplice to Memory,” Zhang uses her father and her relationship to him as the central narrative device for probing those issues. Her book is a hybrid work: part memoir, part novel. Directed by Paul A.

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Zhang pieces together the mystery of her father's exodus from China to the US during the two decades of civil and world war leading up to the revolution.

But after a lifetime of her father's secrets and lies, Zhang's efforts to untangle the truth are thwarted by the distance between generations and her father's growing dementia. To make a memory book, pick a theme, like a book all about your family, your wedding, or a vacation you took.

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That is not to say the story is the same, but THE ACCOMPLICE is Kanons usual historical fiction/thriller with characters in situations Im sure they cant get out of but always do. Presentation is always smart dialog, no long paragraphs describing scenery as in so many other novels.

This book is, as Kanons books always are, excellent/5. It may be that this is a book worth reading twice, once for the story, and once to understand how we construct stories about what really happened, and what that tells us about ourselves.

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Memory & Logic Party Games Puzzles Strategy Games Trend See All > Brands & Characters/5(32). Q.M. Zhang grew up in upstate New York, has lived in China and Hong Kong, and currently makes her home in Western Massachusetts.

She is a writer and teacher of creative non-fiction stories and forms, with a focus on Chinese American border crossings. Trained in the disciplines of anthropology and psychology, she has published ethnographic studies of Asian diasporic communities .