Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

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  • Author : Harriet Ann Jacobs
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Pages : 167 pages
  • ISBN : 0486419312
  • Rating : 4/5 from 33 reviews
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet Ann Jacobs
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release : 09 November 2001
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This autobiographical account by a former slave is one of the few extant narratives written by a woman. Written and published in 1861, it delivers a powerful portrayal of the brutality of slave life. Jacobs speaks frankly of her master's abuse and her eventual escape, in a tale of dauntless spirit and faith.

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet Ann Jacobs
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 August 1861
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is an autobiography by a young mother and fugitive slave published in 1861 by L. Maria Child, who edited the book for its author, Harriet Ann Jacobs. Jacobs used the pseudonym Linda Brent. The book documents Jacobs' 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 issues."

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl EasyRead Comfort Edition

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl  EasyRead Comfort Edition
  • Author : Harriet A. Jacobs
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release : 05 November 2008
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Linda Brent
  • Publisher : The Floating Press
  • Release : 01 January 2009
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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is the immensely powerful autobiography of Harriet Jacobs, who wrote under a pen name. A feminist work, she uses her experiences to state and restate her belief that though all unhappiness sprung from being a slave, she had to endure worse, being also a woman. Her experiences show that the only refuge and relief to be found were in other women, and also that women were less able to attempt freedom when

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Linda Brent - Harriet Ann Jacobs
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 08 January 2016
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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 Ann Jacobs
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Release : 01 August 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 Written by Herself

Incidents in the Life of A Slave Girl  Written by Herself
  • Author : Harriet Jacobs
  • Publisher : Bedford/St. Martin's
  • Release : 27 July 2009
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Much of what is known about the experience of slavery comes from first-person accounts written by formerly enslaved men. In this volume, Jennifer Fleischner examines the first- and best-known female account of life under, and escape from, slavery — Harriet Jacobs’ autobiography. In her introduction, Fleischner shows how Jacobs used the written word to liberate herself and promote the end of slavery by carefully discussing her sexual exploitation as a slave in ways that would inspire sympathy in — and not offend —

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 : 01 August 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

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Harriet Ann Jacobs
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 30 November 2009
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John Jacobs' short slave narrative, "A True Tale of Slavery", published in London in 1861, adds a brother's perspective to Harriet Jacobs' autobiography. This book is the enlarged edition of the most significant and celebrated slave narrative that completes the Jacobs family saga.

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Literary Touchstone Classic

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl   Literary Touchstone Classic
  • Author : Harriet A. Jacobs
  • Publisher : Prestwick House Inc
  • Release : 01 August 2021
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This Prestwick House Literary Touchstone Classic includes a glossary and reader's notes to help the modern reader appreciate Jacobs' perspectives and language.DRIVEN BY THE HORRORS of slavery and fear of a predatory master, Harriet Jacobs, a young black woman, makes the fateful, life-altering decision to escape. Long thought to be the work of a white writer, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is the captivating and terrifying story of Jacobs' daily life on a plantation in North

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Linda Brent,L. Maria Child
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 January 2011
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Here is one of the few slave narratives written by a women. Slavery is a terrible thing, but it is far more terrible and harrowing for women than for men. Harriet Jacobs was owned by a brutal master who beat his slaves regularly and subjected them to indignations that were far worse. Jacobs eventually escaped her master and moved to a northern state. Though she was unable to take her children with her at the time they were later reunited.

Incidents in the Life of A Slave Girl Written by Herself

Incidents in the Life of A Slave Girl  Written by Herself
  • Author : Harriet Jacobs
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release : 11 October 2019
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In this volume, Jennifer Fleischner examines the first- and best-known female account of life under, and escape from, slavery -- Harriet Jacobs' autobiography. In her introduction, Fleischner shows how Jacobs used the written word to liberate herself and promote the end of slavery by carefully discussing her sexual exploitation as a slave in ways that would inspire sympathy in -- and not offend -- her Victorian white, middle-class, female audience. An updated introduction explores Jacobs' personal struggles with religion and

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Ann Harriet Jacobs
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 September 2013
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Incidents in the Life of Slave Girl is considered a slave narrative as well as an example of feminist literature. Harriet Jacobs began composing Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl while living and working at Idlewild, Willis's home on the Hudson River. Jacobs's autobiographical accounts were first published in serial form in the New York Tribune, a newspaper owned and edited by abolitionist Horace Greeley. Her reports of sexual abuse were considered too shocking for the average newspaper

Harriet Jacobs Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Harriet Jacobs  Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Author : Katharina Heyne
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release : 09 May 2005
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Seminar paper from the year 2004 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 2,5, University of Göttingen (Department of American Studies), course: HS American Autobiographies, 12 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: In dieser Seminararbeit behandele ich Harriet Jacobs' "Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl". Dabei wird das Werk einer genaueren Analyse unterzogen, um es literaturtheoretisch einordnen zu können. Dabei werden unter anderem die amerikanische Autobiographie sowie der slave narrative näher dargestellt. 'Incidents' ist ein slave