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Saints, Sinners, Saviors: powerful Black ladies in African American Literature posits energy as a regularly contradictory and harmful trait for black ladies characters in numerous literary works of the 20 th century. Authors of those works draw upon renowned pictures of African American girls in generating what they suspect to be secure literary representations. as a substitute, power turns into a tricky trait, now and then a ailment, in lots of characters within which apparently. It has a hazardous impression at the family members and friends of such girls in addition to at the ladies themselves. The development of portraying girls characters as powerful in African American literature has turn into so stated that it has stifled the literature.

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