Warrior Marks: Female Genital Mutilation and the Sexual Blinding of Women

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1993 - Social Science - 373 pages
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Alice Walker and Pratibha Parmar expose the secret of female genital mutilation, a practice that affects one hundred million of the world's women. New Introductions by the Authors.

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Review: Warrior Marks: Female Genital Mutilation and the Sexual Blinding of Women

User Review  - Benita - Goodreads

I cried a great deal as I read this book. Read full review

Review: Warrior Marks: Female Genital Mutilation and the Sexual Blinding of Women

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Written in conjunction with the making of a documentary, this brings the situation of women whose bodies are subjected to this horrific insult and betrayal to my attention louder than anything before ... Read full review

About the author (1993)

Alice Walker won the Pulitzer Prize and the American Book Award for her novel The Color Purple. Her other bestselling novels include By the Light of My Father's Smile, Possessing the Secret of Joy, and The Temple of My Familiar. She is also the author of two collections of short stories, three collections of essays, five volumes of poetry, and several children's books. Her books have been translated into more than two dozen languages. Born in Eaton, Georgia, Walker now lives in Northern California.

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