The Push to Success Against All Odds

In the Book of Negroes, by Lawrence Hill, there is a clear difference in the roles of men and women and this is especially shown through the treatment of Aminata, a women going through the experience of being a female slave. Through all the terrible disadvantages that Aminata experiences, her bravery is outstanding and she… Continue reading The Push to Success Against All Odds

The Archetypal look at The Book of Negroes

In the “Book of Negroes” written by Lawrence Hill there are many archetypal elements present. So far I have read the first 2/3 of the book and when I look at it from an archetypal perspective, there is definitely a lot of archetypes throughout the novel. The story is about a young girl named Aminata,… Continue reading The Archetypal look at The Book of Negroes