African American Literature

African American Literature, English homework help

1. Explain why, given the content of her work and the time period in which it was written, “A Red Record” posed problems for Wells? Explain.

Du Bois’ and Washington’s philosophies have been categorized as literature of accommodation versus literature of political empowerment. Explain the philosophy of each of these scholars in relation to these two categories.

2a. DuBois’ philosophy:

2b. Washington’s philosophy:

3. Which writer/leader do you find most interesting? Explain why.

4. Is their work still relevant today? Explain.

 

Please put in your own words and DO NOT PLAGERIZE any of the work