By Dionne Brand
Drawing on cartography, travels, narratives of youth within the Caribbean, trips around the Canadian panorama, African ancestry, histories, politics, philosophies and literature, Dionne model sketches the moving borders of domestic and kingdom, the relationship to put in Canada and the area beyond.
The name, A Map to the Door of No Return, refers to either a spot in mind's eye and some extent in heritage -- the center Passage. the search for id and position has profound that means and resonance in an age of heterogenous identities.
In this exquisitely written and thought-provoking new paintings, Dionne model creates a map of her personal art.
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A Map to the Door of No Return: Notes to Belonging by Dionne Brand