Ø Songs of Silence || ✓ PDF Read by ↠ Curdella Forbes

By Curdella Forbes | Comments: ( 483 ) | Date: ( Aug 26, 2019 )

A sequence of beautifully crafted tales, Songs of Silence is a colourful patchwork of observations of life in rural Jamaica, as seen through the eyes of a young girl Held together by the sure and simple voice of a child, this powerful collection is interspersed with the whisper of adult reflection, rendering the accounts at once sensuous and disarmingly honest.InhabitingA sequence of beautifully crafted tales, Songs of Silence is a colourful patchwork of observations of life in rural Jamaica, as seen through the eyes of a young girl Held together by the sure and simple voice of a child, this powerful collection is interspersed with the whisper of adult reflection, rendering the accounts at once sensuous and disarmingly honest.Inhabiting an elusive space between what is said and what is felt, what is conveyed and what is perceived, silence becomes a metaphor of rage and fear, of loneliness and contentment, confusion and clarification in these songs that explore social change and individual growth.Oscillating between Creole and Standard English, Songs of Silence is an accomplished piece of writing distinguished by an extraordinary sophistication of language and stylistic confidence Relayed with a rare intimacy and detail, recollections are translated into a series of tales in which the narrator becomes a mouthpiece for a multiplicity of voices, each with their own story to tell.This novel comprises a series of eight linked episodes, all of which focus on different members of a rural community in Jamaica, seen through the eyes of a young girl growing up and remembered by the adult she became.


  • Title: Songs of Silence
  • Author: Curdella Forbes
  • ISBN: 9780435989576
  • Page: 119
  • Format: Paperback

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Comments Songs of Silence

  • Kaydeen Henry

    according to songs of silence written by curdella forbes i think that she expresses her feelings towards her communitye story took place in rural jamaica in 1960apter one was based on miss effie and the role she played in that chapter ,effitae is a very fun person,shes the oldest person in the villagewho is as town cryere annouces the death of the people located in her village .miss effie is a religious person,in the scenee announced the death of someone and then aparently one day shemade amista [...]


  • Samantha Cardoza

    im from Jamaica so i think this book is amazing!!


  • Zephan Popo

    it great


  • Malika Anthony

    its awesome


  • Patrice

    where is the book


  • Codian Melbourne

    it's okay i guess not really my style but it's one of those books that some people meant like and some may not, try it though you never know :) xoxo


  • Cody-ann Britton

    The Catcher in the Rye


  • Alana

    This was compulsory reading for work-related purposes. Was not one of my favourites.


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