Field: History – American history
Frederick Douglass paper
Read: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave
Write: In a two page assignment, answer the following question: How did Frederick Douglass become free? Or, put somewhat differently, if we imagine Douglass’ life as the process of becoming free, what were the major events in this process? Explain how these events brought Douglass toward freedom.
Requirements: Two full page minimum. Name and class number and title do not count toward length. Long introductions and conclusions do not count toward length. Excessively long quotes do not count toward length. Times New Roman. 12 pt font. Standard default margins. Cite specific examples. Use block quotes for long quotations.