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For your second paper assignment, you will consider the experience of slavery and meaning of freedom for Frederick Douglass and Harriet Jacobs. More specifically, you will:
- Describe Frederick Douglass’s conception of freedom;
- Describe Harriet Jacobs’s conception of freedom;
- Compare and contrast Douglass and Jacobs’s conceptions of freedom with those of nineteenth-century white Americans.
, along with Chapters 5-12 of The American Yawp, may prove helpful in addressing this point).