Books written by Michelle Cliff

If I Could Write this in Fire

U of Minnesota Press | July 20, 2019 | 89 pages
In her first book-length collection of nonfiction, Cliff interweaves reflections on her life in Jamaica, England, and the United States with a powerful and sustained critique of racism, homophobia, and social injustice. If I Could Write This in Fire begins by tracing her transatlantic journey from... More Info

No telephone to heaven

Plume | July 20, 1996 | 211 pages
A brilliant Jamaican-American writer takes on the themes of colonialism, race, myth, and political awakening through the experiences of a light-skinned woman named Clare Savage. The story is one of discovery as Clare moves through a variety of settings – Jamaica, England, America – and... More Info