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Toni Cade Bambara

The exposition takes place at the beginning of the story and provides the audience with important background information regarding relevant events, settings, and characters. In Toni Cade Bambara's...

Latest answer posted March 2, 2020 6:40 pm UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

The exposition is typically found at the beginning a story and provides background information regarding characters, settings, and events. In Toni Cade Bambara's short story "Raymond's Run," the...

Latest answer posted September 1, 2017 11:58 am UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

Hazel Elizabeth Deborah Parker, better known as Squeaky, is the protagonist of Toni Cade Bambara's short story "Raymond's Run," and she is a young lady who knows what she wants. From the first...

Latest answer posted September 13, 2013 1:53 pm UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

Author use both direct and indirect characterizations to define ad describe their characters. A direct characterization allows authors to define a character openly and directly. Readers are not...

Latest answer posted September 14, 2013 4:55 pm UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

The narrator, Sylvia, has taken it upon herself to speak on behalf of her classmates. Her sentiments are what personify Miss Moore, their teacher, as a hostile force. This is because Sylvia is...

Latest answer posted June 22, 2018 1:24 pm UTC

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It is an interesting idea to think about Squeaky, in Toni Cade Bambara's "Raymond's Run," having much of any conflict because she is so self-confident and strong. She does have several, however....

Latest answer posted September 15, 2013 8:29 pm UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

Listing specific lines and page numbers is not particularly helpful unless we are both using the same text from the same source, so unfortunately I will not be giving you those. Toni Cade Bambara's...

Latest answer posted September 12, 2013 4:37 pm UTC

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One might have thought that the schoolgirls in “The Lesson” would be pretty excited to set foot inside a toy store. And not just any toy store at that but arguably the most famous toy store in the...

Latest answer posted November 11, 2020 12:25 pm UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

In Toni Cade Bambara’s story “Raymond’s Run,” the relationship between Gretchen and Squeaky improves considerably. Rivalry between the girls springs up over the issue of running and winning an...

Latest answer posted January 23, 2020 6:59 am UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

Unfortunately, you asked two separate questions, so I had to edit out the second. Please feel free to re-post it as a second question. Listing page numbers and lines will not be very helpful, I...

Latest answer posted September 12, 2013 3:08 pm UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

In reading Toni Cade Bambara's story, "Raymond's Run," one might believe that she may have written from personal experience. She writes as the narrator of the story who finds satisfaction in...

Latest answer posted June 15, 2011 1:13 pm UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

Th opening lines of Toni Cade Bambara's story "Raymond's Run" are as follows: I don’t have much work to do around the house like some girls. My mother does that. Though the lines are short and...

Latest answer posted September 9, 2013 9:13 pm UTC

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Toni Cade Bambara

In Toni Cade Bambara’s story “The War of the Wall,” a young African-American woman from New York – a painter – has been given permission to paint a mural on the outside wall of a building in a...

Latest answer posted January 9, 2012 2:54 am UTC

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There are plenty of e-notes sites which discuss in detail the life, writings, and impact of Toni Cade Bambara. I've included a link below to offer you more help, but I'll tell you what I know....

Latest answer posted September 30, 2010 3:09 pm UTC

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