Lalita Tademy's ability to render her family's history in a tale woven with heartache, pain, triumph, and the age old struggle of the races. Ms. Tademy begins her tale in 1834 in the heyday of slavery … more
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February 17, 2009
Married to a man she dispises, Manon Gaudet is a miserable woman. She is forced to live in close proximity to her husband's mistress mistress and illegitemate children. She watches her husband beat and … more
Thanks to the storytelling skills of one who has the vision to imagine one female's journey through decades of slavery, revolution and abolitionist fervor, once more the silent rise from the depths to … more