Nature of Female Slavery

Writing Assignment: Nature of Female Slavery

Assignment should be typed, double-spaced, 12-point font, 1-inch margins.  Use MLA-style parenthetical citations for all quotes and paraphrasing.

Assignment Directions:

Do you believe Jefferson-Hemings was a love relationship or was it more likely along the lines of what Block described in her article?  Had you heard about the Jefferson-Hemings relationship before taking this class?  Does knowing about Hemings change your views of Jefferson, author of the Declaration of Independence?

*Note: Watching the optional video resource and/or reading the optional text resource contained in this module may help you with this assignment.  Neither is required, but many students find them very interesting and helpful

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/jefferson/

https://vcccd.instructure.com/courses/9338/modules/items/396798

 

 

Last Updated on February 19, 2018