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Earliest known biography of an African woman translated to English for the first time

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Earliest known biography of an African woman translated to English for the first time

“Ethiopian noblewoman Walatta Petros left her husband to stop the spread of Roman Catholicism, possibly fell in love with a fellow nun and was elevated to sainthood….”

Read More…at The Guardian