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Where I Must Go

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Published by TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Social conditions -- 1964-1975 -- Fiction,
  • Civil rights movements -- United States -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAngela Jackson.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3560.A179 W47 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23170660M
    ISBN 100810151855
    ISBN 109780810151857
    LC Control Number2009008620


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Must I Go is an unconventional epistolary novel, a gleefully one-way correspondence between the very-much-alive Lilia and the long-departed Roland. Though mortality is ever-present, this is ultimately a novel about life, in all its messy glory/5(31).

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Must I Go takes us into her familiar and powerful emotional territory, brilliantly exploring how what we love, what we lose, and what we mourn make, unmake, and remake us into the human beings that we are. -- Sigrid Nunez. “Must I Go” examines suicide from a remarkably different perspective.

It’s Li’s first novel in a wholly American setting, the California of the (mostly) 20 th century, the American Century. In the mean time I write occasionally for the Overland Monthly, but neither these magazine articles nor my first book will form any finished part of the scientific contribution that I hope to make The mountains are calling and I must go, and I will work on while I can, studying incessantly.

Where [Li's] previous book is stripped down, a bundle of exposed nerves, Must I Go is upholstered with the nested narratives, intricate back stories and details of a historical novel.

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In a sweeping narrative that takes readers from Accra to Lagos to London to New York, it is at once a portrait of a modern family and an exploration of the importance of where we come from to who we are.

In Must I Go, Li captures a difficult woman nearing the end of her days. At after three husbands, five children, and seventeen grandchildren, Lilia looks back on her uncompromising life. Indeed, Must I Go has had its own complicated journey.

The writing of it was “interrupted by life,” Li notes in the acknowledgments. The writing of it was “interrupted by life,” Li notes. I must go down to the sea in books, Part II 2 hrs ago; 0; Only $3 for 13 weeks. One of the best books on the USS scorpion tragedy, in.

About Must I Go “One of our major novelists” (Salman Rushdie) tells the story of a woman reflecting on her uncompromising life, and the life of a former lover, in this provocative novel.

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“Yiyun Li is one of my favorite writers, and Must I Go is an extraordinary book.”—Meg. Must I Go (Book): Li, Yiyun: "Lilia Liska has shrewdly outlived three husbands, raised five children, and seen the arrival of seventeen grandchildren. Now she has turned her keen attention to the diary of a man named Roland Bouley, with whom she once had an affair--the man who was the father of her daughter Lucy.

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It was a record of his training and of his time with the Royal Reviews: 3. “Posterity, take notice!” So begins Must I Go, the fourth novel by acclaimed Beijing-born novelist Yiyun Li.

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“Yiyun Li is one of my favorite writers, and Must I Go is an extraordinary book.”—Meg Wolitzer, New York Times bestselling author of The. Where Reasons End author Yiyun Li returns to store shelves this year with Must I Go, an all-new novel about one woman's trip down memory lane.

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Now she has turned her keen attention to the diary of a man named Roland Bouley, with whom she once had an affair--the man who was the father of her daughter Lucy.

Lilia tells her rather different version of events revealing the. None of you asks me, ‘Where are you going?’ That is because you are so distressed at what I have told you.

Yet I am telling you the simple truth when I assure you that it is a good thing for you that I should go away. For if I did not go away, the divine helper would not come to you. But if I go. Yiyun Li is the author of six works of fiction—Must I Go, Where Reasons End, Kinder Than Solitude, A Thousand Years of Good Prayers, The Vagrants, and Gold Boy, Emerald Girl—and the memoir Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your is the recipient of many awards, including a PEN/Hemingway Award, a PEN/Jean Stein Book Award, a MacArthur Foundation fellowship, and a.

The New York Times bestselling author of But Inside I’m Screaming, Everything Must Go and Me & Emma—a Book Sense Notable Title and Highlight Pick of the Year—lives in New York City.

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At 81, Lilia Liska is a crabby presence at her assisted living center, offering tart replies to her neighbors’ small kindnesses. But Lilia, the main character in Yiyun Li’s new novel, Must I Go, has a secret obsession: rereading the self-published diaries of Roland Bouley, the man she had a brief affair with 65 years never knew that he was the father of Lilia’s first child.

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