Swing TimeBook - 2016
Two dancers with different approaches to their craft share a complicated childhood friendship that ends abruptly in their early twenties, in a story that transitions from northwest London to West Africa.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2016
Call Number: F SMITH ZA
Characteristics: 453 pages ; 25 cm
From Library Staff
Moving, funny, and grave, this novel parses race and global politics with Fred Astaire’s or Michael Jackson's grace.
A keen, controlled novel about dance and blackness steps onto a stage of cultural land mines.