The Deep

Authors: Rivers Solomon Daveed Diggs William Hutson Jonathan Snipes

Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio

Winner of the 2021 Audie AwardONE OF NPR’S BEST BOOKS OF 2019 The water-breathing descendants of African slave women tossed overboard have built their own underwater society—and must reclaim the memories of their past to shape their future in this brilliantly imaginative novella inspired by the Hugo Award–nominated song “The Deep” from Daveed Diggs’s rap group clippingYetu holds the memories for her people—water-dwelling descendants of pregnant African slave women thrown overboard by slave owners—who live idyllic lives in the deep. Their past, too traumatic to be remembered regularly, is forgotten by everyone, save one—the historian. This demanding role has been bestowed on Yetu. Yetu rememb...

Language

English


Duration

04h01min


Published

November 5, 2019


Size

355 MB

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