Interiors: A Black Woman's Healing--in Progress

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Writers and Readers, 1995 - Abused women - 423 pages
"Interiors tells the story of one woman's trip to insanity and the journey back. This moving autobiography is the story not only of the suffering and recovery of an incest survivor, teenage mother, abused spouse, and public assistance recipient, but the story of all women who suffer. In this raw, uncensored commentary, Iyanla Vanzant takes an intimate look at the problems that afflict black women, the inner battle, the outward conflict, and the process of healing, from a wise black woman's perspective."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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Contents

In the Beginning
5
The Vital Images
19
The Stone
25
Copyright

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About the author (1995)

Iyanla Vanzant was born in Brooklyn, New York. She graduated from the Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York in 1978 and earned a law degree from the City University of New York Law School at Queens College in 1988. She was a public defender in Philadelphia for three years. She is an author, inspirational speaker, and talk show host. She is the author of several books including Peace from Broken Pieces, Acts of Faith: Daily Meditations for People of Color, Up from Here: Reclaiming the Male Spirit, and Yesterday, I Cried: Celebrating the Lessons of Living and Loving. She is the host of Iyanla: Fix My Life.

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