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LITERATURE/Richard Wright's Biography
Black Boy is released in...
Black Boy is an... (+who wrote it?)
Black Boy's author, explores his...
Wright eventually moves to ..., where…
1945
autobiography by Richard Wright
childhood and race relations in the South
Chicago
Black Boy is released in...
1945
Black Boy is an... (+who wrote it?)
autobiography by Richard Wright
17 terms
Richard Wright Biographic Information
In what year was Richard Wright born?
In what city and state was Richard Wri…
What was Wright's family and childhood…
When Wright tried to talk to other boy…
1908
Natchez, Mississippi
His father left when he was 6 and his mom suffered a stroke w…
They would either remain silent or turn the subject into a jo…
In what year was Richard Wright born?
1908
In what city and state was Richard Wri…
Natchez, Mississippi
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Black history test Richard Wright
When was richard wright born?
What did wrights father work as?
What did wrights mother work as?
When and where did wrights family move?
September 8, 1908
A sharecropper
A teacher
1914. Memphis.
When was richard wright born?
September 8, 1908
What did wrights father work as?
A sharecropper
Native Son Symbols
Alarm Clock
The Color White
The Color Black
The Color Red
Symbol of waking up America to the harsh reality of segregati…
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being SUP…
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being INF…
The color that represents the communist party. Also represent…
Alarm Clock
Symbol of waking up America to the harsh reality of segregati…
The Color White
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being SUP…
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Native Son Symbols
Alarm Clock
The Color White
The Color Black
The Color Red
Symbol of waking up America to the harsh reality of segregati…
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being SUP…
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being INF…
The color that represents the communist party. Also represent…
Alarm Clock
Symbol of waking up America to the harsh reality of segregati…
The Color White
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being SUP…
67 terms
african american lit native son
the anti hero
good and evil
he is more gritty
Bigger is "native" to american
used by writers for a prominent character in a book that has…
what is the anti hero a mashup of
why is the anti hero more accessible to readers
why is the book called native son
the anti hero
used by writers for a prominent character in a book that has…
good and evil
what is the anti hero a mashup of
5 terms
Chapter 15, section 4
Gone with the wind
Orson Welles
Grant Wood
Richard Wright
Movie (1939). Perhaps the most famouse film of the era
an actor, director, writer and created one of the most renown…
Who painted American Gothic
african american author wrote Native Son
Gone with the wind
Movie (1939). Perhaps the most famouse film of the era
Orson Welles
an actor, director, writer and created one of the most renown…
Monroe AAHC Part 12 - Growing Authority (1928 - 1939) COMPLETE
In 1928, this Chicago businessman beca…
Born in 1908, this New York City Bapti…
In 1931, when the NAACP refused to pro…
This federal experimental program ran…
Oscar DePriest
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.
ILD... (International Labor Defense)
Tuskegee Syphilis Study
In 1928, this Chicago businessman beca…
Oscar DePriest
Born in 1908, this New York City Bapti…
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.
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Richard Wright:
Richard Wright (Born/Died)
Where was he born?
How does Richard Wright describe his c…
What two major events happen to him in…
1908-1960
Natchez, Mississippi on September 4th, 1908
grew up as an unruly/unwanted Negro kid in the American South
sets Grandma's house on fire, gets severe illness from a crue…
Richard Wright (Born/Died)
1908-1960
Where was he born?
Natchez, Mississippi on September 4th, 1908
25 terms
African American Studies
Harlem Renaissance
Cotton Club
Jazz
New Orleans
What: cultural, social, and artistic explosion; explored thei…
Who: Whites only, with black servants... What: whites only club…
Who: Musicians ... What: A style of music with origins in the Ca…
Who: French/Spanish, than mix of all cultures due to its port…
Harlem Renaissance
What: cultural, social, and artistic explosion; explored thei…
Cotton Club
Who: Whites only, with black servants... What: whites only club…
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Wright & Baldwin
Richard Wright
Native Son by Wright
Notes of a Native Son
James Baldwin
wrote Long Black Song
lays down a certain standard of militancy... makes argument that…
written by James Baldwin ... viewed as a personal attack on Ric…
faults Richard Wright for giving us the dominant, menacing im…
Richard Wright
wrote Long Black Song
Native Son by Wright
lays down a certain standard of militancy... makes argument that…
11 terms
Black History Month Bowl
Ralph Ellison
Gwendolyn Brooks
Carter G. Woodson
Maya Angelou
Black American novelist, scholar and writer. Known for his bo…
African American poet, first Black to win a Pulitzer Prize
African American historian, author and journalist. Father of…
African American author and poet. Famous poem is I Know Why t…
Ralph Ellison
Black American novelist, scholar and writer. Known for his bo…
Gwendolyn Brooks
African American poet, first Black to win a Pulitzer Prize
African American Literture
Sterling Brown
Legacy of Slavery
Richard Wright
The Ethics of Living Jim Crow
Teacher, poet, writer, Professor Emeritus of Literature at Ho…
Emancipation Proclamation- greatest failed government program…
his writing is violent and polarizing; blames culture for cre…
written by Richard Wright; ... An autobiographical sketch, vigne…
Sterling Brown
Teacher, poet, writer, Professor Emeritus of Literature at Ho…
Legacy of Slavery
Emancipation Proclamation- greatest failed government program…
8 terms
Books and African American Writers
W.E.B Dubois
Richard Wright
Toni Morrison
Terry McMillan
•Black Reconstruction ... •The Souls of Black Folk
•Native Son... •Black Boy
•Beloved... •The Bluest Eye
•Waiting to Exhale... •The Interruption of Everything
W.E.B Dubois
•Black Reconstruction ... •The Souls of Black Folk
Richard Wright
•Native Son... •Black Boy
15 terms
African american fiction
Richard Wright
Ralph ellison
James baldwin
First african american poet
Native son
Invisible man
The fire next tile
Phillis wheatley
Richard Wright
Native son
Ralph ellison
Invisible man
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Achievers Study Packet Quarterfinals
Toni Morrison
Nikki Giovanni
Wilberforce University
Carl B. Stokes
Novelist... First African American woman to win Nobel Prize in L…
Born in Tennessee, but grew up in Cincinnati Ohio... Author, poe…
The country's oldest, private black university
First African American mayor of a major city (Cleveland, 1967)
Toni Morrison
Novelist... First African American woman to win Nobel Prize in L…
Nikki Giovanni
Born in Tennessee, but grew up in Cincinnati Ohio... Author, poe…
29 terms
African American Lit. 1940s-Present
Literature
1940
3 Novels that frame the protest era
The Protest Era
is the direct reflection of the people who produce it
marks the beginning of the protest era
1. Native Son- Richard Wright... 2. The Street- Ann Petry... 3. The…
attempted to write openly and honestly about Black Experiences
Literature
is the direct reflection of the people who produce it
1940
marks the beginning of the protest era
page 12
Alice walker
Richard wright
James baldwin
Lorraine hansberry
won the national book award and pulitzer prize for here novel…
famous novels Native son and black boy and and was not allowe…
was a leader during the harlem renaissance and famous novel g…
First African american to have a play on broadway, entitled a…
Alice walker
won the national book award and pulitzer prize for here novel…
Richard wright
famous novels Native son and black boy and and was not allowe…
15 terms
AAHC Part 12: Growing Authority (1928—1939)
Oscar DePriest
Adam Clayton Powell
Walter White
Tuskegee Syphilis study
In 1928, this Chicago businessman became the first Black elec…
Born in 1908, this New York City Baptist minister was elected…
In 1931, when the NAACP refused to provide legal assistance t…
This federal experimental program ran from 1929 through 1973…
Oscar DePriest
In 1928, this Chicago businessman became the first Black elec…
Adam Clayton Powell
Born in 1908, this New York City Baptist minister was elected…
32 terms
African American Lit Mid Term Study Guide
spirituals
blues
jazz
rhythm and blues
-musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality,…
-low tone, horns, sexual groans, earthly complaint, call and…
-a music of train, instruments imitate voices and voices imit…
-invention of the market place... -Hybrid of jazz, blues, latin…
spirituals
-musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality,…
blues
-low tone, horns, sexual groans, earthly complaint, call and…
32 terms
African American Lit Mid Term Study Guide
spirituals
blues
jazz
rhythm and blues
-musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality,…
-low tone, horns, sexual groans, earthly complaint, call and…
-a music of train, instruments imitate voices and voices imit…
-invention of the market place... -Hybrid of jazz, blues, latin…
spirituals
-musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality,…
blues
-low tone, horns, sexual groans, earthly complaint, call and…
7 terms
history 23.4
Woodie Guthrie
gone with the wind
Richard Wright
Grapes of Wrath
folksinger who captured daily hardships
famous depression era film
author of Native Son
depicted difficulties of Dust Bowl farmers
Woodie Guthrie
folksinger who captured daily hardships
gone with the wind
famous depression era film
Chapter 23 section 4
Gone with the wind
The war of the worlds
Waiting for lefty
Native son
A movie about life among southern plantation owners during ci…
Radio broadcast; orson Welles was the creator
Play starting Clifford Odets about the labor of 1930s
Book by Richard wright about a man trying to survive the raci…
Gone with the wind
A movie about life among southern plantation owners during ci…
The war of the worlds
Radio broadcast; orson Welles was the creator
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Native Son Test Book One: Fear
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
The poor black neighborhoods located i…
The novel deals with the idea of hypoc…
F
F
T
T
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
F
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
F
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Native Son Test Book One: Fear
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
The poor black neighborhoods located i…
The novel deals with the idea of hypoc…
F
F
T
T
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
F
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
F
18 terms
Native Son Test Book One: Fear
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
The poor black neighborhoods located i…
The novel deals with the idea of hypoc…
F
F
T
T
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
F
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
F
African American Studies
Fredrick Douglas
Harriet Jacobs
Booker T. Washington
Ida Wells Barnett
"Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglas"... -age 10 or 11 he…
"Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl"... -Linda struggles to p…
"Up From Slavery"... -Booker is unsure of his actual birth date…
"Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in all its Phases"... -This reading…
Fredrick Douglas
"Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglas"... -age 10 or 11 he…
Harriet Jacobs
"Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl"... -Linda struggles to p…
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Fact Cards for Research Paper
Richard Wright was born on a plantatio…
Wright's mother was a school teacher w…
After his father left, Wright stayed i…
He became in involved with Communism d…
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Richard Wright was born on a plantatio…
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Wright's mother was a school teacher w…
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HAH 15.4 Lesson
Hindenburg
Bob Hope and Jack Benny
Grant Wood
Woody Guthrie
A German zeppelin that crashed in New Jersey on May 6, 1937.
Comedians who made their reputation in radio;later moved on t…
American painter during the New Deal era, whose work includes…
Singer and songwriter who experienced the tragedies of the De…
Hindenburg
A German zeppelin that crashed in New Jersey on May 6, 1937.
Bob Hope and Jack Benny
Comedians who made their reputation in radio;later moved on t…
15.4 social studies
Gone with the wind
Orson Welles
Grant Wood
Richard Wright
most famous film of the era,(1939) it offered pure escape fro…
a radio entertainer that created the show War of the Worlds a…
a famous painter that would get paid for painting public piec…
an african american author, that completed a famous book by t…
Gone with the wind
most famous film of the era,(1939) it offered pure escape fro…
Orson Welles
a radio entertainer that created the show War of the Worlds a…
1930's People
Eleanor Roosevelt
John Collier
Frances Perkins
Mary McLeod Bethune
first lady, did a lot to help with FDR's policies
commissioner of Indian affairs, worked with FDR to get more r…
America's first female cabinet member
educator who dedicated herself to promoting opportunities for…
Eleanor Roosevelt
first lady, did a lot to help with FDR's policies
John Collier
commissioner of Indian affairs, worked with FDR to get more r…
16 terms
Native son background (for midterm)
Jim Crow laws
Specific Jim Crow law
Who started communism
Lynchings
The segregation system that was prevalent in the southern US…
Prevented multi racial children... Black motorists yield to whi…
Karl marx
Murder is carried out by mobs ... very prevalent in southern st…
Jim Crow laws
The segregation system that was prevalent in the southern US…
Specific Jim Crow law
Prevented multi racial children... Black motorists yield to whi…
27 terms
African American Writers
Black Boy
Native Son
Go Tell It on the Mountain
"Still I Rise"
Richard Wright
Richard Wright
James Baldwin
Maya Angelou
Black Boy
Richard Wright
Native Son
Richard Wright
Chapter 15 1-3
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
Parity price
National Labor relations board (NLRB)
William Faulkner
harnessed water power to generate electricity
the price intended to keep farmers income steady
continues to act as a mediator in labor disputes between unio…
won the nobel prize in literature
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
harnessed water power to generate electricity
Parity price
the price intended to keep farmers income steady
6 terms
Chapter 23 Section 4
Woodie Guthrie
Gone with the Wind
Richard Wright
Grapes of Wrath
folksinger who captured daily hardships
famous Depression-era film
author of Native Son
depicted difficulties of Dust Bowl farmers
Woodie Guthrie
folksinger who captured daily hardships
Gone with the Wind
famous Depression-era film
Chapter 23 Section 4
Woodie Guthrie
Gone with the Wind
Richard Wright
Grapes of Wrath
folksinger who captured daily hardships
famous Depression-era film
author of Native Son
depicted difficulties of Dust Bowl farmers
Woodie Guthrie
folksinger who captured daily hardships
Gone with the Wind
famous Depression-era film
68 terms
Amer Lit
Richard Wright
Richard Wright
James Baldwin
Jhumpa Lahiri
born in Roxie, Mississippi
closely connected to the Communist Party
born in Harlem
grew up in Rhode Island
Richard Wright
born in Roxie, Mississippi
Richard Wright
closely connected to the Communist Party
5 terms
US History CH 15 (sec. 4)
Gone With the Wind
Orson Welles
Grant Wood
Richard Wright
a famous 1939 film that served as an escape from the harsh re…
actor, director, producer, and writer who created "The War of…
Artist who painted American Gothic
African American Author who was able to finished his novel Na…
Gone With the Wind
a famous 1939 film that served as an escape from the harsh re…
Orson Welles
actor, director, producer, and writer who created "The War of…
Chapter 15 section 4
Grant wood
Orson wells
Richard wright
Gone with the wind
Famous painting American gothic
An actor , director, producer , and writer , created one of t…
African American author complete his acclaimed novel native s…
Most famous film of the era and one of the most popular of al…
Grant wood
Famous painting American gothic
Orson wells
An actor , director, producer , and writer , created one of t…
5 terms
US History Ch.15 Sec. 4
Gone With the Wind
Orson Welles
Grant Wood
Richard Wright
a famous 1939 film that served as an escape from the harsh re…
actor, director, producer, and writer who created "The War of…
Artist who painted American Gothic
African American Author who was able to finished his novel Na…
Gone With the Wind
a famous 1939 film that served as an escape from the harsh re…
Orson Welles
actor, director, producer, and writer who created "The War of…
5 terms
US History CH 15 section 4 Vocab
Gone With the Wind
Orson Welles
Grant Wood
Richard Wright
a famous 1939 film that served as an escape from the harsh re…
actor, director, producer, and writer who created "The War of…
Artist who painted American Gothic
African American Author who was able to finished his novel Na…
Gone With the Wind
a famous 1939 film that served as an escape from the harsh re…
Orson Welles
actor, director, producer, and writer who created "The War of…
5 terms
Ch23 sec 4
Gone with the wind
Orson wells
Grant wood
Richard wright
A 1939 movie dealing with the life of southern plantation own…
An actor director producer and writer. He created one of the…
Famous new deal painter who created american gothic
An African American author remembered for his novel native son
Gone with the wind
A 1939 movie dealing with the life of southern plantation own…
Orson wells
An actor director producer and writer. He created one of the…
10 terms
African American Literature Midterm
Author of Native Son?
what are logos?
What are Ethos?
What are pathos?
Richard Wright
Logical Appeal... ex.) -the declaration of independence ... -There…
Ethical Appeal (sense of morality/ Religious)... ex.) now is the…
Emotional Appeal... ex.) -I have a dream that my 4 little childr…
Author of Native Son?
Richard Wright
what are logos?
Logical Appeal... ex.) -the declaration of independence ... -There…
21 terms
Famous Books and Authors
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Black Boy
Native Son
The Negro Speaks of Rivers
Maya Angelou
Richard Wright
Richard Wright
Langston Hughes
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Maya Angelou
Black Boy
Richard Wright
12 terms
US History 23.3-23.5
Frances Perkins
Mary McLeod Bethune
John Collier
Unions in the 1930s
America's first female cabinet member. As secretary of labor,…
An African American educator who dedicated herself to promoti…
Appointed by FDR as the commissioner of Indian affairs. He he…
Thanks to the Wagner Act, union members enjoyed better workin…
Frances Perkins
America's first female cabinet member. As secretary of labor,…
Mary McLeod Bethune
An African American educator who dedicated herself to promoti…
10 terms
Social Studies 25-3 Anticipation Guide
Richard Wright
The Grapes of Wrath
Migrant workers
Indian Reorganization Act (IRA)
wrote the book Native Son, which told the story of an African…
a novel written by John Steinbeck about migrant workers/ late…
farmers who moved from place to place to harvest fruits & veg…
traditional Native American tribal governments were restored…
Richard Wright
wrote the book Native Son, which told the story of an African…
The Grapes of Wrath
a novel written by John Steinbeck about migrant workers/ late…
Post WWII, ch. 37 & 38
Marshall Plan
Dixiecrat party
Examples of consumerism and conformism…
U.S. involvement in Korean War
Meeting in Paris in July 1947, to discuss the details of the…
Southern democrats who split from the main party during the e…
Kenneth Galbraith and The Affluent Society, opposed to consum…
Even though Eisenhower followed through on going to Korea on…
Marshall Plan
Meeting in Paris in July 1947, to discuss the details of the…
Dixiecrat party
Southern democrats who split from the main party during the e…
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Chapter 15 The New Deal
FDR
New Deal
Federal Securities Act
Alphabet soup
president that made Americans believe the Great Depression wo…
relief for the needy, economic recovery, and financial reform
required corporations to provide complete information on all…
generic term for all the government groups that provided help…
FDR
president that made Americans believe the Great Depression wo…
New Deal
relief for the needy, economic recovery, and financial reform
16 terms
AAS 200 Ch. 8
Jesse Owens
Joe Louis
Jackie Robinson
Chicago Renaissance
-Talented runner... -4 gold medals @ 1936 olympics in Berlin
-Bowing legend in the 1930s... -Fought Primo Carnera in 1935 as…
Baseball... Broke color line in 1947 by signing with the Brookly…
30's-40s black culture and art... Moved from the stroll to bronz…
Jesse Owens
-Talented runner... -4 gold medals @ 1936 olympics in Berlin
Joe Louis
-Bowing legend in the 1930s... -Fought Primo Carnera in 1935 as…
46 terms
AAH Semester test
Black women were affected more than bl…
Black voting patterns changed after th…
The 1936 presidential election saw bla…
The men in the Scottsboro case receive…
white families couldn't afford domestic help
blacks began switching to the Democratic Party
Democrats
Communist Party
Black women were affected more than bl…
white families couldn't afford domestic help
Black voting patterns changed after th…
blacks began switching to the Democratic Party
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