Pen Name: None Connection to Illinois: Alexis Pride lives and works in Chicago Biography: Alesis earned her MFA in Creative Writing at Columbia College Chicago, where today she is a full-time Fiction Writing Department professor.
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|Where the river ends /
ISBN: 0978972627 OCLC: 163125736 UTour Press, Tanksley-Simpson Pub. Co., Chicago, Ill : ©2006. Inspired by the story of the legendary educator Momma Hawk, this novel depicts a black heroine in search of acceptance, self-purpose, and love that sees with the heart.