The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, Ernest J. Gaines
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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman

Author: Ernest J. Gaines

Narrator: Tonya Jordan

Unabridged: 7 hr 33 min

Format: Digital Audiobook (DRM Protected)

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Published: 01/01/2007

Genre: Fiction - Classics

Synopsis

This is a novel in the guise of the tape-recorded recollections of a black woman who has lived 110 years, who has been both a slave and a witness to the black militancy of the 1960s. In this woman, Ernest Gaines has created a legendary figure, a woman equipped to stand beside William Faulkners Dilsey in The Sound and the Fury. Miss Jane Pittman, like Dilsey, has seen and endured almost everything, and foretold the rest.

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