Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is a slave narrative and quite similar in theme to 12 Years a Slave. The main difference between the two is that the protagonist of Incidents is a female who was born into slavery. The book recounts Harriet Jacobs’ life from early childhood to about her late twenties or early thirties.


Black Boy by Richard Wright

A short review of the autobiographical book “Black Boy” by Richard Wright.