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Art and Images in Psychiatry
November 2013

In the Realms of the UnrealHenry Darger

Author Affiliations
  • 1Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Developmental Neuropsychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
JAMA Psychiatry. 2013;70(11):1125-1126. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.2017

[C]hild slavery existed in Calverinian country. Hundreds of thousands of children, torn from their parents, were thrown into horrible factories, made to work for themselves to death without getting a cent, and horrors upon horrors almost equaled that of perdition [eternal damnation].

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