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Jesmyn Ward, an associate professor of English at Tulane University and winner of the 2011 National Book Award, had been shortlisted for her post-Hurricane Katrina novel Sing, Unburied, Sing.
For the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction 2018 the three shortlisted books are: Lincoln in the Bardo, by George Saunders; Manhattan Beach, by Jennifer Egan; and Jesmyn Ward's Sing, Unburied, Sing.
From the opening pages of Sing, Unburied, Sing, Jesmyn Ward's (Salvage the Bones) new novel, you know you're in for a unique experience among the pecan trees and dusty roads of rural Mississippi.
Gutoc also lamented the unburied bodies, going against the Islam tradition of burying the dead within 24 hours.
THE son of a couple who have been left unburied for more than 20 years is fighting a court ruling that they can finally be laid to rest.
The unrelenting assault on Aleppo by Russian and Syrian forces over recent days - with no evacuations possible, and bodies lying unburied - testifies to that," she added.
gray with ghosts; the dead lay unburied everywhere.
a dim mosaic hangs, unburied from an ancient palace and labelled
On the one hand: marriage, a PhD, going to work in Uganda, children, and a great job; on the other: widespread social and industrial strife, three-day weeks, unburied bodies, nuclear superpower tensions, the Red Brigades and the Baader-Meinhof Gang, wars everywhere, and famine, dreadful fashions, digital watches, dubious music, instant mashed potato, and the emergence of global concerns about the environment.
Contract notice: Provision of containers for household waste collection - lot 1: buried containers - lot 2: containers unburied
In Liberia's capital, Monrovia, where the dead have been left unburied on the streets or abandoned in their homes, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf appealed for divine intervention and ordered three days of fasting and prayer.
A lot of human bones remain unburied on Bedel and Ak Shyirak Passes.