Answer the questions with examples from the text


Chapter 9

1 In the decade that preceded the civil war,African Americans increasingly developed a unique literary voice.What were some of the elements of that unique voice

2 The antebellum world slaves and slaveholders made “together”consisted of many areas of connection and tensions.Why do you imagine that world did not shatter sooner than it did

Chapter 10

1 imagine yourself as a field reporter for the Christian Recorder during the civil war.(the field recorder was the only black newspaper to publish throughout the war)What should be the focus and the priorities that shape your report from the battlefront.

2 Why wasnt the Thirteenth Amendment enough?