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Anne Elizabeth Moore

Autor(a) de The Best American Comics 2006

19+ Works 1,345 Membros 41 Críticas 3 Favorited

About the Author

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Obras por Anne Elizabeth Moore

Associated Works

BITCHfest: Ten Years of Cultural Criticism from the Pages of Bitch Magazine (2006) — Contribuidor — 690 exemplares, 9 críticas
No Future for You: Salvos from The Baffler (2014) — Contribuidor — 28 exemplares

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1971
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA
País (no mapa)
USA
Local de nascimento
Winner, SD, USA

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Críticas

Disproving the adage to 'never look a gift horse in the mouth', Moore discovers that the free house in Detroit that she's offered comes with lots of issues, both with the house itself and because it's located in a dysfunctional city. The free house program was ostensibly to promote neighborhood revitalization by locating artists in Detroit neighborhoods and providing them with housing. Many of Moore's less happy discoveries about the program and her house seem to stem from her not reading the 'fine print' on the agreement (like many folks acquiring a house TBH!) and for her vignettes of sexist behavior which is apparently rampant among Detroiters--issues that no amount of organic gardening and upcycling can fix. Sprinkled into the litany of complaints are stories about Moore's Bangladeshi neighbors, including some quite charming young folks. Gentrifier offers a sketch of the challenges that America's cities stalled in post-industrial decline face and as an indictment of 'quick fix' measures to the housing crisis.… (mais)
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Zonderpaard | 2 outras críticas | Mar 7, 2024 |
An enlightening roller-coaster of emotions. I learned things about home ownership that never would have occurred to me. I learned how messy Detroit area bureaucracy has made it difficult for people to retain their homes. Anne Elizabeth Moore's excellent storytellingkeeps the reader intrigued. I look forward to go through her previous works.
 
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embly | 2 outras críticas | Nov 4, 2023 |
This one was especially good.

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veewren | 12 outras críticas | Jul 12, 2023 |
Not very good artwork and the words were practically unreadable. I have up. Not worth it.
 
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Estatísticas

Obras
19
Also by
2
Membros
1,345
Popularidade
#19,140
Avaliação
½ 3.7
Críticas
41
ISBN
22
Línguas
1
Marcado como favorito
3

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