Richard Wright's Native Son & Black Boy

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A lively, in-depth discussion of NATIVE SON AND BLACK BOY. Students are taken on an exciting journey of discovery through every scene or chapter. Also included are unique text notes, ideas for term papers, notes on the author's life as well as a glossary.

The classic bestseller. What it's like to be black in America both past and present.

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Overview

A lively, in-depth discussion of NATIVE SON AND BLACK BOY. Students are taken on an exciting journey of discovery through every scene or chapter. Also included are unique text notes, ideas for term papers, notes on the author's life as well as a glossary.

The classic bestseller. What it's like to be black in America both past and present.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764191176
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 12/1/1985
  • Series: Barron's Book Notes Series
  • Pages: 148
  • Sales rank: 821,398
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.34 (d)

Table of Contents

Advisory Board vii
How to Use This Book ix
The Author And His Times 1
Native Son: The Novel 10
The Plot 10
The Characters 13
Other Elements 24
Setting 24
Themes 26
Style 30
Point of View 31
Form and Structure 33
The Story 34
A Step Beyond 79
Test and Answers 79
Black Boy: The Autobiography 85
The Characters 86
Other Elements 89
The Autobiography 91
A Step Beyond 123
Test and Answers 123
Native Son & Black Boy 127
Term Paper Ideas and other Topics for Writing 127
Further Reading 129
The Critics 131
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