The Resource Possessing the secret of joy, Alice Walker

Possessing the secret of joy, Alice Walker

Label
Possessing the secret of joy
Title
Possessing the secret of joy
Statement of responsibility
Alice Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The acclaimed author of The Color Purple presents a provocative story of a young tribal African woman who lives most of her adult life in America. Tashi submits to her people's custom of genital mutilation. Severely traumatize d by the experience, she spends the rest of her life battling madness, trying to regain the ability to recognize her own reality
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Alice
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A425
LC item number
P67 1992
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Women immigrants
  • Female circumcision
  • Abused women
  • Africa
Label
Possessing the secret of joy, Alice Walker
Link
https://archive.org/details/possessingsecre000walk
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780151731527
Lccn
92006883
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25373376
  • (OCoLC)ocm25373376
Label
Possessing the secret of joy, Alice Walker
Link
https://archive.org/details/possessingsecre000walk
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780151731527
Lccn
92006883
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25373376
  • (OCoLC)ocm25373376

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