Book review: Beloved by Toni Morrison, 1987

‘Beloved’ addresses the issue of slavery in nineteenth century America. It is not an easy read – the novel does not shy away from the horrors of slavery; at the same time it avoids gratuitous descriptions of the physical, sexual and psychological tortures that slaves had to face. When dealing with nightmares such as thisContinue reading “Book review: Beloved by Toni Morrison, 1987”