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The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano

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Published by Bedford/St. Martin"s in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Equiano, Olaudah, -- b. 1745.,
  • Slaves -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Slaves -- United States -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by himself, with related documents ; edited with an introduction by Robert J. Allison.
    SeriesThe Bedford series in history and culture
    ContributionsAllison, Robert J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT869.E6 A3 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22769988M
    ISBN 100312442033, 1403971560


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Feb 26,  · The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African. Written by Himself by Olaudah Equiano Olaudah Equiano created a record of the 18th century slave trade through his first-hand knowledge and experiences and the writing of this book/5(14).

Feb 16,  · He published his autobiography in The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano. It became a bestseller and was translated into many languages. The book began with a petition addressed to Parliament and ended with his antislavery letter to the Queen.

The tens of thousands of people who read Equiano's book, /5(58). Sep 12,  · In this truly astonishing eighteenth-century memoir, Olaudah Equiano recounts his remarkable life story, which begins when he is kidnapped in Africa as a boy and sold into slavery and culminates when he has achieved renown as a British antislavery advocate/5(11).

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was worth my time5/5(2). The first autobiography written by a former slave, Olaudah Equiano's The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano is also one of the most widely-read and well-regarded of the slave narrative genre.

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These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of the autobiography of Olaudah Equiano. Abolition, Ethnicity, and Identity in The Interesting Narrative Equiano's Multilayered Appeal for Abolition of Slavery. Essays for The Life of Olaudah Equiano.

The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano essays are academic essays for citation. These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of the autobiography of Olaudah Equiano.

Abolition, Ethnicity, and Identity in The Interesting Narrative. Describing an intense journey of being captured, enslaved, and freed, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavas Vassa, The African is a book, which provides firsthand details of the traumatic stronghold slavery held over those directly and indirectly affected by slavery/5.

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The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African. Written by Himself. Vol. I: Electronic Edition. Equiano, Olaudah, b. Funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities supported the electronic publication of this title.

Text transcribed by Apex Data Services, Inc. Images scanned by Elizabeth S. The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano was a key work of nineteenth-century slave narrative autobiography. Written and published by Equiano, a former slave, it became a prototype 4/5(2).

Feb 04,  · A remarkable account of early slavery and later freedom, “The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano” is the autobiography of former slave Olaudah Equiano. His life is a tale of terror as well as an exciting adventure.

He tells of his abduction from Africa at the age of ten, and his subsequent years of labor on slave ships/5. Feb 16,  · The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano: Or Gustavus Vassa, The African, Written By HimselfCited by: 2.

The Life of Olaudah Equiano. Published inEquiano's autobiography was the first of its kind to influence a wide audience. He told the story of his life and suffering as a slave. He describes scenes of outrageous torture and made it clear to his readers how the institution of slavery dehumanized both owner and slave.

The Interesting Life of Olaudah Equiano (Or Gustavus Vassa, The African), first published inis the autobiography of Olaudah Equiano. The book describes Equiano's time spent in slavery, and documents his attempts at becoming an independent man through his Brand: Wilder Publications, Inc.

The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano: Religious Roles in the Narrative The narrative of Olaudah Equiano is truly a magnificent one. Not only does the reader get to see the world through Equiano's own personal experiences, we get to read a major autobiography that combined the form of a slave narrative with that of a spiritual conversion autobiography.

Aug 07,  · Equiano’s Interesting Narrative is the most famous of these, especially once it was taken up by supporters of the abolition movement, but he was not the first African slave to publish a book in. Equiano’s Narrative is often considered the prototypical slave narrative, even though it doesn’t perfectly fit into the structure of slavery, escape, and freedom that tends to encapsulate the form.

But it is one of the first in a long tradition of memoirs by former slaves that often agitate for the end of. May 01,  · The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African, Written By Himself, this is a fascinating account of Equiano's time spent in enslavement, and his attempts at becoming an independent man through his study of the Bible, and his success in gaining his own freedom and in business thereafter/5(5).

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Jun 10,  · The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Olaudah Equiano, born around in Isseke in Biafra in Nigeria today and died in Cambridgeshire March 31,better known in its time as the Gustave Vasa1, was a slave, freed, sailor and British writer calviniste1 of African origin, Brand: Random House Publishing Group.

Equiano published his autobiography, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, in as a two-volume work. It went through one American and eight British editions during his lifetime.

But by far his most important contribution to the abolition movement was his autobiography, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa, the African, Written by Himself, which was first published in London in Dec 28,  · The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano - Ebook written by Olaudah Equiano.

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In The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, former slave Olaudah Equiano tells the story of his life, from the time he and his sister were kidnapped and enslaved, through his emancipation, and subsequent multinivel.topo’s moving account delves into his experience as a sailor and explores the importance of his religious multinivel.top: HarperCollins Canada.

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About The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano. Edited and with Notes by Shelly Eversley Introduction by Robert Reid-Pharr In this truly astonishing eighteenth-century memoir, Olaudah Equiano recounts his remarkable life story, which begins when he is kidnapped in Africa as a boy and sold into slavery and culminates when he has achieved renown as a British antislavery advocate.

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Very interesting biography. User Review - Flag as inappropriate. Very informative An interesting & informative account. However, I hope that other readers are aware that secondary sources are considered to be more reliable than primary.

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