Ghost Stories: Reclaiming the Past Through Its ‘Telling’ as Reflected in Toni Morrison’s Beloved

Trauma, especially as it relates to the violent loss of a child, can have a transformative effect on its victims. The resulting transformation can negatively affect not only the sufferers, but also their family, friends, and community. In Toni Morrison’s, Beloved, Sethe is plagued by the memory of past trauma at the hands of slave … Continue reading Ghost Stories: Reclaiming the Past Through Its ‘Telling’ as Reflected in Toni Morrison’s Beloved