Statement of Intent The Book of Negroes September 19th, 2011 The topic for my ISP will be the challenges slaves face during the time period of the slave trade in Africa and North America in The Book of Negroes by Lawrence Hill. Throughout the novel, Hill writes of many tragedies that influences the lives of many detrimentally, but still provides hope to the readers that they can reconcile with their tragedies and move on with their lives. I will attempt to show one’s ability to adapt to change reflects directly upon their upbringing and the crises which they face. I will attempt to prove this tentative thesis by examining the impact of the difficulties the characters of the novel face and the way they deal with it. Thus, presenting
After minimal schooling, he traveled around Latin America and eventually ended up in England. He embraced the ideas of the Pan African Movement. These ideas were the groundwork for the organization he founded, the UNIA. He attracted working class blacks, who formed a devoted following of the man and his ideas. Both of these leaders, of course, were interested in the betterment of their race, but their different visions in achieving their goals led to a division that became both philosophical and intensely personal.
Outline Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about the history, culture, and some magnificent scenery of the LiJiang Ancient City. Central Idea: The LiJiang Ancient City has a long history, splendid culture, and world-famous attractions. Introduction I. Do you like traveling? Do you have a strong desire to visit some historical relics?