CHAPTER FOUR: Riders of the Train: Passage, Passing, and the Great Migration

Zabel, Darcy A.
January 2004
Underground Railroad in African American Literature;2004, p121
Book Chapter
The article presents a chapter of the book (Underground) Railroad in African American Literature. The chapter talked about the use of trains to signify the great migration. This migration can be a place or even a state of mind, depending on how it was used. The protagonists are passengers of the train of change, in which they undergo a personal transformation from their initial states.


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