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Running head: THANK YOU MA’AM LITERARY ANALYSIS1Thank You, Ma'am Literary AnalysisAuthor NameInstitutional AffiliationCourse Number and NameInstructor’s NameAssignment Due Date
THANK YOU, MA’AM LITERARY ANALYSIS2Thank You, Ma'am Literary AnalysisNot everyone has the power of compassion of pursuing what is rightfully theirs insomewhat threatening or awkward situations. The short storyThank You, Ma’amrevolves aroundevents of a young boy named Roger attempting to steal a bag from an elderly woman to getfunds for new shoes. The story was authored by Langston Hughes in 1958 during the emergenceof the Harlem Renaissance movement. Readers can also tell from the story's events that it doesnot take place in recent years. Instead of the elderly woman turning to Roger with anger after anattempted robbery, she approaches him with compassion.I like the events of this story because of its night setting and the two character plot. This

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Term
Spring
Professor
Mr, Miguna
Tags
Harlem Renaissance, Short story, Thank You Ma m, Roger free, events of a young boy

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