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Displaced: Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives

by Viet Thanh Nguyen Editor


This book is a collection of personal essays by promintent refugee writers, edited by world-reknown author Viet Thanh Nguyen. Refugee writers from around the globe reflect on their experiences in this volume that shows the individual lives behind current headlines about diplacement and refugee migration. Current estimates show that nearly 70 million people are fleeing persecution around the world, from Myanmar to South Sudan and Syria, yet the countries with the resources to welcome refugees are shutting the door with anti-immigration policies. This collectionn offers insight into the lives and reflections of these displaced persons and what it means to leave home to seek a place of refuge.
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