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Fractured family tree

To Danzy Senna, her memoir is personal history. To her father, it's character assassination.

By Irene Sege
Globe Staff / June 9, 2009

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Danzy Senna, the daughter of a white Boston Brahmin mother and black father born in the South, earned acclaim a decade ago for her autobiographical debut novel, "Caucasia." Now Senna has written again of race and relatives, this time in a memoir, and it's stirring trouble in a family already fractured by her parents' volatile marriage and acrimonious divorce. (Full article: 1302 words)

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