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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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Sue Monk Kidd: Her Influences on Me, Part I: Kidd’s Work, The Dance of the Dissident Daughter by Tisa M. Anders, Ph.D.

Amazing Authorship Sue Monk Kidd has risen in prominence through the years with her sometimes haunting, always stimulating, fiction and nonfiction. Some of her works such as The Secret Life of Bees and The Mermaid Chair have made it to … Continue reading

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