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DeWolf, Thomas Norman, 1954-
Gather at the table : the healing journey of a daughter of slavery and a son of the slave trade / Thomas Norman DeWolf and Sharon Leslie Morgan ; foreword by Joy Angela DeGruy
Boston, Mass. : Beacon Press, c2012
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  E441 .D49 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Slavery -- United States -- History
Slave traders -- United States -- History
Slaves -- United States -- History
Subject United States -- Race relations
Physical Description xvii, 212 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 210-212)
Contents pt. 1. Crossing the Rubicon : The recalcitrant bat ; Castaways from security island ; Friends on purpose ; Lizard brain -- pt. 2. Shades of gray : Many rivers to cross ; The past is present ; Colored water ; Cycles of violence -- pt. 3. Forks of the road : Grave matters ; The crossroads of liberty and commerce ; Truth be told ; The devil's half acre -- pt. 4. Truth, mercy, justice, and peace : Ripples on a pond
Summary Chronicles the joint travels of a woman descended from slaves and a man descended from slave-traders as they make their way through twenty-seven states and overseas, reflecting on how slavery has influenced their lives
Alternate Author Morgan, Sharon Leslie, 1951-

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