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“Selma” (2014)

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://schweetlife.com/selma/"></div>“Selma” provides a snapshot of Martin Luther King, Jr. (portrayed by David Oyelowo) and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s (SCLC) efforts to the end the systematic suppression of black voting and other

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://schweetlife.com/incidents-in-the-life-of-a-slave-girl/"></div><em>Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl</em> is a slave narrative and quite similar in theme to <em>12 Years a Slave</em>. The main difference between the two is that the protagonist

Black Boy by Richard Wright

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://schweetlife.com/black-boy-by-richard-wright/"></div>A short review of the autobiographical book "Black Boy" by Richard Wright.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced

12 Years a Slave Poster

12 Years A Slave

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://schweetlife.com/12-years-a-slave/"></div>Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor) is a freeman working as a violinist, happily living with his wife and two children in Saratoga Springs, NY in 1841. While his family is out of town

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