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Black bride of Christ : Chicaba, an African nun in eighteenth-century Spain / edited, translated, and with an introduction by Sue E. Houchins and Baltasar Fra-Molinero.

Author/Creator:
Pan y Agua, Juan Carlos, author.
Publication:
Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 307 pages ; 27 cm
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Standardized Title:
Compendio de la vida ejemplar de la Venerable Madre Sor Teresa Juliana de Santo Domingo. English
Subjects:
Teresa Juliana de Santo Domingo, madre, 1676-1748.
Nuns -- Spain -- Biography.
Dominican sisters -- Spain -- Biography.
Nuns -- Guinea -- Biography.
Dominican sisters -- Guinea -- Biography.
Dominican sisters.
Nuns.
Guinea.
Spain.
Form/Genre:
Biography.
Summary:
"A saint's life and a slave narrative, this English translation of The Exemplary Life of Sister Teresa Juliana, née Chicaba, recounts her capture in West Africa, kidnapping to Spain, enslavement in the household of nobility, and emancipation to live as a Dominican religious. Introductory essays explain the historical, literary, cultural, religious, and African Diasporic contexts of her lifestory"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes:
Translated from the Spanish.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Houchins, Sue E., editor, translator, writer of introduction.
Fra Molinero, Baltasar, editor, translator, writer of introduction.
Other format:
Online version: Pan y Agua, Juan Carlos. Black bride of Christ.
ISBN:
9780826521033
0826521037
9780826521040
0826521045
OCLC:
921867763