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INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF A SLAVE GIRL

INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF A SLAVE GIRL
  • Author : Harriet Jacobs
  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Release : 06 October 2017
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"Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl" was one of the first books to address the struggle for freedom by female slaves; explore their struggles with sexual harassment and abuse; and their effort to protect their roles as women and mothers. After being overshadowed by the Civil War, the novel was rediscovered in the late 20th century and since then hasn't been out of print ever. It is one of the seminal books written on the theme of slavery

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet Ann Jacobs
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release : 17 January 1861
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Reader be assured this narrative is no fiction. I am aware that some of my adventures may seem incredible; but they are, nevertheless, strictly true. I have not exaggerated the wrongs inflicted by Slavery; on the contrary, my descriptions fall far short of the facts. I have concealed the names of places, and given persons fictitious names. I had no motive for secrecy on my own account, but I deemed it kind and considerate towards others to pursue this course.

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet Jacobs
  • Publisher : Graphic Arts Books
  • Release : 06 October 2020
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“This may be the most important story ever written by a slave woman, capturing as it does the gross indignities as well as the subtler social arrangements of the time.”-Kirkus Review “Of female slave narratives, Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself is the crowning achievement. Manifesting a command of rhetorical and narrative strategies rivaled only by that of Frederick Douglass, Jacobs's autobiography is one of the major works of Afro-American literature”-Henry

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet Jacobs
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 12 February 2016
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Incidents In The Life Of A Slave Girl

Incidents In The Life Of A Slave Girl
  • Author : Linda Brent
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 23 September 2020
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The true story of an individual's struggle for self-identity, self-preservation, and freedom, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl remains among the few extant slave narratives written by a woman. This autobiographical account chronicles the remarkable odyssey of Harriet Jacobs (1813-1897) whose dauntless spirit and faith carried her from a life of servitude and degradation in North Carolina to liberty and reunion with her children in the North.Written and published in 1861 after Jacobs' harrowing escape from a vile

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. (1861) Novel (World's Classics)

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. (1861) Novel (World's Classics)
  • Author : Harriet Ann Jacobs Linda Brent
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release : 15 April 2016
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Harriet Ann Jacobs (February 11, 1813 - March 7, 1897) was an African-American writer who escaped from slavery and was later freed. She became an abolitionist speaker and reformer. Jacobs wrote an autobiographical novel, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, first serialized in a newspaper and published as a book in 1861 under the pseudonym Linda Brent. It was a reworking of the genres of slave narrative and sentimental novel, and was one of the first books to address the struggle for freedom

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Illustrated

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Illustrated
  • Author : Harriet Jacobs
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 16 October 2020
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, written by herself is an autobiography by Harriet Jacobs, a mother and fugitive slave, published in 1861 by L. Maria Child, who edited the book for its author. Jacobs used the pseudonym Linda Brent. The book documents Jacobs's life as a slave and how she gained freedom for herself and for her children. Jacobs contributed to the genre of slave narrative by using the techniques of sentimental novels "to address race and gender

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet Ann Jacobs
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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""Contexts" includes contemporary responses to Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by William C. Nell and Lydia Maria Child, among others; twelve related letters and articles by Jacobs published in newspapers during the period from 1853 to 1868; and documents tracing Jacobs's life and achievements as a free woman, including her establishment of a school in Alexandria, Virginia.".

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet Ann Jacobs,John S. Jacobs
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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THIS EDITION HAS BEEN REPLACED BY A NEWER EDITION. This enlarged edition of the most significant and celebrated slave narrative now completes the Jacobs family saga, surely one of the most memorable in all of American history. John Jacobs's short slave narrative, A True Tale of Slavery, published in London in 1861, adds a brother's perspective to Harriet Jacobs's own autobiography. It is an exciting addition to this now classic work, as John Jacobs presents additional historical information about family life

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself by Harriet A. Jacobs

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself by Harriet A. Jacobs
  • Author : Harriet a Jacobs
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 18 July 2020
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Chapters 1 and 2 describe the narrator's childhood and the story of her grandmother until she got her freedom. The narrator's story is then continued in chapters 4 to 7, which tell of the longing for freedom she shares with her uncle Benjamin and her brother William, Benjamin's escape, the sexual harassment by Dr. Flint, the jealousy of his wife, and the lover who she is forbidden to marry. Chapters 10 and 11 tell of her affair with Mr. Sands and the birth of her first

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet A.; John S. Jacobs; Jacobs
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 30 November 2009
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This enlarged edition of the most significant and celebrated slave narrative completes the Jacobs family saga, surely one of the most memorable in all of American history. John S. Jacobs’s short slave narrative, A True Tale of Slavery, published in London in 1861, adds a brother’s perspective to Harriet A. Jacobs’s autobiography. It is an exciting addition to this now classic work, as John Jacobs presents further historical information about family life so well described already by his

Harriet Jacobs and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Harriet Jacobs and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Deborah M. Garfield,Rafia Zafar,Albert Gelpi
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 23 February 1996
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This is a far-ranging study which contextualises both the historical figure of Harriet Jacobs and her autobiography as a created work of art.

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet A. Jacobs
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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This Norton Critical Edition includes:The first edition (1861), with the editors' explanatory annotations, introduction, and glossary of the people of Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl.Three illustrations.Key public statements by Harriet Jacobs, William C. Nell, the Reverend Francis J. Grimke, and others.A rich selection of correspondence by Harriet Jacobs, Lydia Maria Child, and John Greenleaf Whittier, suggesting Incidents's initial reception.Ten major critical essays, six of them new to the Second Edition.A Chronology and

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl & Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl & Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
  • Author : Harriet Jacobs,Frederick Douglass
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 September 2011
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The ordeals of two famous African Americans This special Leonaur edition combines the account of Harriet Ann Jacobs with that of Frederick Douglass. They were contemporaries and African Americans of note who shared a common background of slavery and, after their liberation, knew each other and worked for a common cause. The first account, a justifiably well known and highly regarded work, is that of Harriet Jacobs since this volume belongs in the Leonaur Women & Conflict series. Harriet Jacobs was

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Civil War Classics)

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Civil War Classics)
  • Author : Harriet A. Jacobs,Civil War Classics
  • Publisher : Diversion Books
  • Release : 16 December 2014
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To commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the end of the Civil War, Diversion Books is publishing seminal works of the era: stories told by the men and women who led, who fought, and who lived in an America that had come apart at the seams. Among the first of slave narratives to be published, Harriet A. Jacobs led an extraordinary life, punctuated by the limitless hardship of slavery, made indelible by the sheer power of her words. In this narrative