The Thing Around Your Neck Questions and Answers

The Thing Around Your Neck

An assumption that Chika makes about the Muslim woman in “A Private Experience” connects to socioeconomic status. Based on the Muslim woman’s scarf, Chika assumes that she doesn’t have a lot of...

Latest answer posted July 29, 2021, 3:21 pm (UTC)

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The Thing Around Your Neck

In The Thing Around Your Neck, the narrator speaks to the social, political, and economic realities of being a black immigrant woman in America. In her struggle to adjust to the racist, sexist,...

Latest answer posted July 5, 2019, 6:03 pm (UTC)

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