"Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl"
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This paper provides an analysis of Harriet Jacobs' memoir of her years of enduring slavery, "Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl". The analysis focuses on three important lessons Jacobs' memoir teaches us about the past in U.S. history.
From the Paper:"The African-American experience in U.S. history is often chronicled through personal narratives like Harriet Jacobs' "Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl". Jacobs was one of millions of African-Americans who endured the hell of slavery and existence in a racist society. Jacobs' "Slave Girl" recounts her life from the time she was born until she finds marriage as a route to freedom. We see her experiences and those of other slaves are filled with psychological and physical..."
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