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Part memoir, part Japanese American family chronicle, part luminous work of natural history, Volcano tells what happened when Hongo returned to his birthplace in Hawai'i, as a young man, to reclaim its dreamlike landscape and his own elusive past. A magnificant evocation of heritage and place.

About the Author

Garrett Hongo attended Pomona College, the University of Michigan, and the University of California at Irvine, where he received a Master of Fine Arts degree in English. He is a professor at the University of Oregon, where he was Director of the Program in Creative Writing from 1989 to 1993. He is the author of two books of poetry, Yellow Light and The River of Heaven. He lives in Eugene, Oregon, with his wife and their two sons.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780679767480
Author:
Hongo, Garrett
Publisher:
Vintage
Author:
Hongo, Garrett K.
Author:
Hango, Garrett
Location:
New York
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Volcanoes
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Japanese Americans
Subject:
Volcano
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage departures
Series Volume:
94-6
Publication Date:
May 1996
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
8.98x6.06x.81 in. 1.12 lbs.

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