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Quotation by Jackie Torrence
I'm not fighting any causes. I'm black, everybody can see that, but I am a storyteller for the masses.
Jackie Torrence (b. 1944), African American storyteller. As quoted in I Dream a World, by Brian Lanker (1989).
Torrence was a professional storyteller specializing in "ghost stories, African- American tales, and Appalachian mountain lore."
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