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The Resource Possessing the secret of joy, by Alice Walker

Possessing the secret of joy, by Alice Walker

Label
Possessing the secret of joy
Title
Possessing the secret of joy
Statement of responsibility
by Alice Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Severely traumatized after suffering genital mutilation in her native Africa, Tashi Johnson spends much of her adult life in North America seeking help through psychoanalysis and desperate to regain the ability to feel
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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060821
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Walker, Alice
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A425
LC item number
P67 1992
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • African American women
  • Clitoridectomy
  • Grief in women
  • African American women with mental illnesses
  • Revenge
  • Anger in women
  • African American women
  • Infibulation
Target audience
adult
Label
Possessing the secret of joy, by Alice Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780151731527
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780151731527
  • (OCoLC)25373376
Label
Possessing the secret of joy, by Alice Walker
Publication
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780151731527
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780151731527
  • (OCoLC)25373376

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