The Conjure Woman

The Conjure Woman

by Charles Waddell Chestnutt


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The Conjure Woman is the title of an 1899 collection of seven stories by Charles W. Chesnutt, an important African American writer from the post-Civil War South; it was his first book. The stories deal with the racial issues facing the South after the war, often through the comments of the character of Uncle Julius McAdoo, a freed slave who tells these stories to a white couple from the North, John and Annie.

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ISBN-13: 9781617206771
Publisher: Wilder Publications
Publication date: 02/16/2012
Pages: 82
Sales rank: 1,247,235
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)

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