In 1993 the narrator Jael B. Juba treks south to revisit historic Tarragona, Florida, where her friend and mentor Elizabeth Harding Dumot had restored a decrepit mansion fifteen years earlier and released the wild energies of legend and contemporary social conflict before getting out of town, her work done. Juba s work is also one of restoration. She must return a long-hidden diary discovered by Harding in her work on the house to its original site, a secret room about to be opened to the public for the first time. Here, ...

Hearing: By Jael 2005, University of Wisconsin Press

ISBN-13: 9780299213008