THE FIRST BLACK DOMINICAN SISTERS IN NATAL (1922-39), at the crossroads of race and gender

: Denis (P.)

R 250.00
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266pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2023


Philippe Denis on a group of black sisters who were made to move from the Newcastle Congregation of Dominican Sisters to the newly founded Montabello Dominican Congregation in 1939, without any consultation.

Philippe Denis, now retired, was Senior Professor of History of Christianity at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He is a member of the Dominican Order.