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Stigmata

Author: Phyllis Alesia Perry
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, 1998. ©1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A black woman in 1970s Alabama is possessed by ancestor spirits and experiences the cruelties of slavery. Chain marks appear on her arms and legs, and sexual intercourse with her husband is like rape by slavers. She tells her story after emerging from an asylum.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Perry, Phyllis Alesia, 1961-
Stigmata.
New York : Hyperion, ©1998
(OCoLC)605562032
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phyllis Alesia Perry
ISBN: 0786864087 9780786864089
OCLC Number: 38281711
Description: 235 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Phyllis Alesia Perry.
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A black woman in 1970s Alabama is possessed by ancestor spirits and experiences the cruelties of slavery. Chain marks appear on her arms and legs, and sexual intercourse with her husband is like rape by slavers. She tells her story after emerging from an asylum.

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