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Ready from Within: A First Person Narrative Septima Clark and the Civil Rights Movement by Cynthia Stokes Brown

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Published by Africa World Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • General,
  • Sociology,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9830542M
ISBN 100865431736
ISBN 109780865431737

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Ready from Within: Septima Clark and the Civil Rights Movement: Author: Septima Poinsette Clark: Editor: Cynthia Stokes Brown: Edition: illustrated, reprint: Publisher: Africa World Press, During the s she worked with the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and was a close associate of Martin Luther King, jr. from to she served as the first Black woman on the Charleston School Board. This is a first-person narrative of . Septima Clark played one of the most essential, but little recognized roles in the Civil Rights Movement. Born in in Charleston, South Carolina, she was a public school teacher until , when she was dismissed for refusing to disavow her membership. Writing a novel or story in the first person makes it tempting to let your narrator dwell on their thoughts and feelings extensively. Often characters can feel lacking if all the focus is on their mental and emotional processes, though. Have your character describe not only thoughts but also sights, sounds, smells and tastes where appropriate.

  By writing in first person, an author will be able to deliver an entire story in his narrator’s voice, which can give a clear identity to the text and submerge readers further into a world he is creating. He can also hide expositions within a stream of . Ready from Within: Septima Clark & the Civil Rights Movement, A First Person Narrative Septima Poinsette Clark; Editor-Cynthia Stokes Brown Published by Africa World Pr ().   A first person narrative is an extension of the way that we tell stories every day. Often, the first-person narrator will be the protagonist — for example, the titular character in Life of Pi. But they might also be a secondary character, like Ishmael in Moby Dick (to continue the nautical theme). Examples of first-person writing include. A first-person narrative is a mode of storytelling or a peripheral narrator in which a storyteller recounts events from their own point of view using the first person i.e. "I" or "we", etc. It may be narrated by a first person protagonist (or other focal character), first person re-teller, first person witness, or first person peripheral.