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Unformatted text preview: Innovative double narrative The entire story originates in Kentucky From there our main characters move in two geographical directions: north and south, George and eliza head up through the Midwest into Canada, and finally across the ocean to Liberia. Tom heads south down the missisispi to new Orleans, and finally to rural lousinia. The Sentiminetal Novel Sentimental novels gave rise to subgenre of domesticic fiction in the early eighteenth century commonly called conduct novels. One version of antislavery: Sentimentalism “Sympthoy” Sympothy must be considered as a sort of subsitituion. Sentimental Conversion The movement from a non sentimental to a sentimental state of mind. Georges sentimental conversion experience Ch.13 10pp. St Clare on Sentimentilism (Ch.28,6pp.)”Any mind that is capable of real sorrow is capable of good” “Race” Ch.4 13pp. Ch.10 1p. Ch.10 4pp. Romantic Anthropology Ch.38,9pp. George on the Law Ch.11, 11pp...
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- Fall '08
- Slavery in the United States, American Civil War, Harriet Beecher Stowe, fugitive slave law