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12 Years a Slave Video Review

My story takes place in 1841, where I, Solomon Northup, a free African-American man, am kidnapped and sold into slavery. Given the name “Platt,” I have to keep my true identity and intelligence a secret in order to survive the next 12 years in slavery. Taking place 20 years before the Civil War, tensions are high between races as the morality of slavery starts to be questioned.




October 18, 2013

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