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Addena Sumter-Freitag / Author
Stay Black And Die
Stay Black & Die is a story that reveals the real deal about growing up as a little black girl in the North End of Winnipeg in the 1950's and 60's. Growing up is difficult and confusing for the sweet and observant Penny as she struggles to find the strength to survive the cruelty of her family and the outside world. A story set in Canada, yet it echoes the experience of racialized minorities throughout the world. Funny, moving, unsettling and beautiful.
Back In The Days
Back in the Days is a collection of poems and creative non-fiction l interlaced. It weaves a multi-voice, multigenerational family portrait that mirrors collective and universal lived experiences of Black and minority Families.