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Sue Monk Kidd: Her Influences on Me Part III: The Invention of Wings, The Grimkes, and Maria Child* by Tisa M. Anders, Ph.D.

In her most recent book, The Invention of Wings, Sue Monk Kidd delves into the formative years of the prominent abolitionists, Sarah Grimke (1792-1873) and Angelina Grimke Weld (1805-1879). They became figures of notoriety when they began speaking publicly to … Continue reading

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Sue Monk Kidd: Her Influences on Me, Part II: Kidd’s Work, The Invention of Wings by Tisa M. Anders, Ph.D.

Amazing Authorship My introduction to Sue Monk Kidd came in 1996 with the publication of her nonfiction work, The Dance of the Dissident Daughter. Part I of this blog series presents my interactions with this phenomenal autobiography. Part II explores … Continue reading

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