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In the Sanctuary of Outcasts, by Neil White - Southern Literary Review
“Surrounded by men and women who could not hide their disfigurement, I could see my own.” That’s how southern author, Neil White, sums up the eighteen months he spent incarcerated in Carville, Louisiana at the nation’s only functioning leprosarium. In his award-winning memoir, In the Sanctuary of Outcasts: A Memoir, White peels back layers of …