By Jean Anderson
Jean Anderson delicately balances the lyrical and the experimental to inform the tales of hardworking Alaskans—teachers, employees, dental hygienists, artists—worrying over equity and fairness and which means, falling out and in of affection, and puzzling over elusive, long-dreamed-of ambitions. Powered by means of a wealthy empathy, Human Being Songs indicates us lifestyles in Alaska as it’s really lived today—its successes, mess ups, and moments of transcendent beauty.
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Human Being Songs: Northern Stories (The Alaska Literary Series) by Jean Anderson