What is a character analysis of Tituba?

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Tituba was a real person who became the hero of Maryse Condé's work of historical fiction, I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem . She was a slave from Barbados who was purchased by a man named Samuel Parris from Massachusetts. While she was enslaved by Parris, she moved with his family to Salem, where she became the first person to be accused of witchcraft in the Salem witch trials of 1692. Tituba confessed to witchcraft and claimed that Sarah Good and Sarah Osborne participated in witchcraft...

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