Burmese Lessons

Burmese Lessons

A Love Story

DAISY - 2010 | For use by disabled patrons only
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Myanmar, 1996. Canadian poet, memoirist, and novelist Connelly describes a country in the throes of a military dictatorship, as she travels to Burma for PEN Canada. Trying to gather information on political prisoners, Connelly gets caught up in violent street demonstrations and even interviews opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Then she meets and falls for Maung, a Burmese revolutionary leader, who shares his not uncommon story of becoming politicized after the unrest of 1988. Explicit descriptions of sex and violence, explicit strong language. Canada Reads 2012. 2009.
Publisher: Toronto : CNIB, 2010
Edition: For use by disabled patrons only
Branch Call Number: 959.1053 CON
Characteristics: 1 computer laser optical disc (14 hours, 45 minutes) : DAISY, digital ; 12 cm
audio file,DAISY
Additional Contributors: CELA (Firm)

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