Orphea Proud
by Sharon Dennis Wyeth

Orphea Proud
Orphea Proud
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Description:

Hot ice

Tabook to the touch

A fire in the cold

That was us

Despite appearances, this isn't a book you're holding.

This is a stage, with a soaring painting taking shape before your eyes,

a big-booty poet at the mike, and a seal right in front, just for you.

This is a place where wise old ladies live and boys act like horses.

This is a vision of love that was crushed and brought back to life.

And this is my story, I'm Orphea Proud.
Welcome to the show.

Sharon Dennis Wyeth's lyrical story unfolds as a dramatic performance, starring the sharp, resilient, and poetic Orphea Proud. As Orphea, who discovers her sexuality as a lesbian, shares her story with the audience, powerful questions of family, prejudice, and identity are explored. In a society that is often ruled by convention. Orphea's honest and gripping tale will be an inspiration to all those who champion individuality.

Ages: 14 and up

Orphea Proud
by Sharon Dennis Wyeth

ISBN: 9780385324977
ISBN-10: 0385324979
Publisher: Delacorte Press (Random House)
Publication Date: November 2004
Format: Hardcover, 189 pages, 6 x 9.5"
Book Type: New Bargain Book
Condition: No remainder mark but may have minor shelf wear

Bargain books may be overstocks, remainders or publisher returns. These books are new, not used, but may have a mark (usually a line or a dot) on the top or bottom edge. Some books may also show slight shelf wear.






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