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Duncan Peabloggy: The Peace Corps Chronicles By Duncan Peabody
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A collection of humorous blogs about the experience of Duncan Peabody during his 27 months as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Dominican Republic.
Rogue Elephants: A Novel of the Peace Corps By Dan Grossman
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Rogue Elephants, [ALSO AVAILABLE AS PAPERBACK ON THIS PAGE] set in Niger, West Africa, follows the experiences of three Peace Corps volunteers. Contradictory impulses in Adam Goldstein drive plot... More > forward. His desire to help his village is often outmatched by his desire for gratification. For Ed Espada, the success of his service depends on keeping his gay identity under wraps. Ed doesn't have difficulty in this—at least not until his oil executive father pays him a visit with an attractive Nigerian male attendant. Sheryl Johnson was raped one night in the Peace Corps training camp. After medevac to the states, she's discouraged from going back to Niger. Eventually she is allowed to pursue Peace Corps service. Once she returns to Niger she has a difficult time reconciling her past trauma with her desire for intimacy. Novel opens with a journalist investigating the apparent death of volunteer Adam Goldstein. Villagers tell him volunteer’s death was caused by jinn(bush spirits). Sheltering Sky meets Seinfeld.< Less
Rogue Elephants: A Novel of the Peace Corps By Dan Grossman
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Rogue Elephants, set in Niger, West Africa, follows the experiences of three Peace Corps volunteers. Contradictory impulses in Adam Goldstein drive the plot forward. His desire to help his village is... More > outmatched by his desire for self-gratification. For Ed Espada, the success of his service largely depends on keeping his gay identity under wraps. This isn't something with which Ed has difficulty—at least until his oil executive father pays him a visit with an attractive Nigerian male attendant. Sheryl Johnson was raped one night in the Peace Corps training camp. After medevac to the states, she's discouraged from going back to Niger. Eventually she is allowed to pursue Peace Corps service. Once she returns to Niger she has a difficult time reconciling her past trauma with her desire for intimacy. The novel opens with journalist investigating the apparent death of volunteer Adam Goldstein. Villagers tell him that volunteer’s death was caused by jinn, or bush spirits. Nutshell: The Sheltering Sky meets Seinfeld.< Less
A Year in the Life: Peace Corps, Kazakhstan By Kevin Marousek
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From 2002 to 2003, Kevin Marousek traveled from the United States to Kazakhstan to become a Peace Corps Volunteer. Along the way, he had experiences ranging from unrequited love to a shoot-out... More > against the local mafia. He visited a city carved entirely out of ice, and he ate pizza with a fried egg on top. He taught children and adults, and they taught him. Forget about Borat – this is the real Kazakhstan, from small villages to the big cities.< Less
A Year in the Life: Peace Corps, Kazakhstan By Kevin Marousek
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From 2002 to 2003, Kevin Marousek traveled from the United States to Kazakhstan to become a Peace Corps Volunteer. Along the way, he had experiences ranging from unrequited love to a shoot-out... More > against the local mafia. He visited a city carved entirely out of ice, and he ate pizza with a fried egg on top. He taught children and adults, and they taught him. Forget about Borat – this is the real Kazakhstan, from small villages to the big cities.< Less
Dear Family: Letters from a Peace Corps Volunteer in Liberia, 1964-66 By Judy Sims Reed
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Letters from a Peace Corps Volunteer in Liberia
Dear Family: Letters from a Peace Corps Volunteer in Liberia, 1964-66 By Judy Sims Reed
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Letters from a Peace Corps Volunteer in Liberia
Ruminations from Romania: A Middle-Aged Peace Corps Volunteer's Letters Home By Lee Knox
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These humorous, often poignant, writings of a Kansas City woman who spent two years living in a Carpathian Mountain village will make you wish you had joined the Peace Corps when you had the chance!
Soft Corps By Dan Grossman
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A collection of poems centered around the experiences of the author in the Peace Corps. He served in the small village of Mai Guero, located in Niger, West Africa, 50 kilometers north of the... More > Nigerian border.< Less
Soft Corps By Dan Grossman
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A book of poems centered around my experience as a Peace Corps volunteer in Niger, West Africa. These poems deal with the volunteer experience, the experience of day-to-day village life, and the... More > clash between the two. They are by turns, bawdy, sad, and as surreal as the Peace Corps experience itself. A number of these poems have been published in the following journals; pLopLop, INPOSSE, Five Fingers Review, Flying Island, Bathtub Gin. Others were published in Kilhohertz Country, a chapbook of poems published by GeekSpeak Unique Press--Dan Grossman< Less