History

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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.

[including commentaries by Abigail Adams (Links to an external
site.)
James Madison (Links to an external site.)Elizabeth Cady Stanton (Links
to an external site.)
George Fitzhugh (Links to an external
site.)
, and Thomas Skidmore (Links to an external
site.)
]

, along with Chapters 5-12 of The American Yawp, may prove helpful in addressing this point).

 
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