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Memorial Drive

A Daughter's Memoir

Natasha Trethewey

At age nineteen, Natasha Trethewey had her world turned upside down when her former stepfather shot and killed her mother. Grieving and still new to adulthood, she confronted the twin pulls of life and death in the aftermath of unimaginable trauma and now explores the way this experience lastingly shaped the artist she became.Pulitzer Prize–winning...
Publish Date
July 28
Goodreads rating
Dec 20, 2020
As 2020 comes to a close, I wanted to share my annual lists of favorites. I’ll start by sharing my favorite books this year. I hope you enjoy reading these as much as I did.      source
Aug 16, 2020
How Natasha Trethewey Remembers Her Mother via @NewYorker A heartbreaking book. @equalitynow @ABetterManFilm #domesticabuse      source
Feb 20, 2021
yes, magnificent book      source