"Roots" Essay by The Research Group

A review of Alex Haley's "Roots".
# 71217 | 920 words | 1 source | MLA | 2003 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2003 in Literature (American)

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This paper examines Alex Haley's "Roots" with the focus on the setting, summary, moral and main character of the story. Its relation to current events is also discussed.

From the Paper:

"Through his novel Roots The Saga of an American Family, Alex Haley shattered the stereotypical images of slavery and slaves as happy childlike individuals with no sense of their African heritage. In depicting the experiences of seven generations of his family .."

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