At Home in Exile: Finding Jesus among My Ancestors and by Russell Jeung,Gene Luen Yang

By Russell Jeung,Gene Luen Yang

Russell Jeung’s religious memoir stocks the pleased and infrequently harrowing tales of his existence in East Oakland’s homicide Dubs neighborhood—including combating drug buyers who threatened him, exorcising a spirit owning a teenager, and profitable a landmark housing payment opposed to slumlords with 2 hundred of his closest Cambodian and Latino friends.

 

More poignantly, At domestic in Exile weaves in narratives of longing and belonging as Jeung retraces the stairs of his Chinese-Hakka relatives and his refugee friends. within the face of pressured relocation and institutional discrimination, his friends and family resisted time and time back over six generations.

 

With humor and prepared perception, At domestic in Exile might help you spot how dwelling in exile will remodel your faith.

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