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By Arlene Voski Avakian

Arlene Avakian’s memoir conjures up the quarrels, ambition, prejudice, and braveness that formed her coming of age in a kinfolk that immigrated to the U.S. to flee genocide in Turkey. encouraged by means of her passionate feminism and bolstered inside of a loving lesbian dating, Avakian documents and re-examines her own historical past, learning the tale of her grandmother, which brings with it a legacy of radical politics and a strong confirmation of ethnic identity.

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