Driven toward madness : the fugitive slave Margaret Garner and tragedy on the Ohio /
Margaret Garner was the runaway slave who, when confronted with capture just outside of Cincinnati, slit the throat of her toddler daughter rather than have her face a life in slavery. Her story has inspired Toni Morrison's Beloved, a film based on the novel starring Oprah Winfrey, and an opera...
|Published:||Athens : Ohio University Press, |
|Series:||New approaches to Midwestern studies.
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