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Marlen Suyapa Bodden - Author


Marlen Bodden is a lawyer in New York City. She has more than two decades' experience representing poor people and low-wage and immigrant workers, many of whom are severely underpaid, if paid at all. She drew on her knowledge of modern and historical slavery, human trafficking, and human rights abuses to write The Wedding Gift, her first novel. Marlen is a graduate of New York University School of Law and Tufts University. Visit her website at: www.marlenbodden.com for the history behind The Wedding Gift in photographs, illustrations, maps, and a bibliography.

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The Wedding Gift by Marlen Suyapa Bodden
The Wedding Gift
Marlen Suyapa Bodden
Life on an Alabama estate in the 1850s. The wealthy plantation owner has one daughter, Clarissa, and one illegitimate child, Sarah, a mulatto slave. The girls are brought up together, Sarah with a dream of one day being free. Although...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/06/2014

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