Sojourner Truth: Antislavery Activist

Peter Krass's "Sojourner Truth: Antislavery Activist" explores the profound life of Sojourner Truth, a formidable figure in the fight against slavery and for women's rights in America. Born into bondage, Truth escaped with her daughter and rose to prominence as a powerful orator and a tireless advocate for abolition and gender equality. Her story is one of remarkable bravery and unyielding determination. This topic pack allows students to engage with and visualize key episodes from Truth's life, providing a dynamic way to learn about her contributions and the impact she had on the nation. Through recreating these moments, students can delve deeper into the challenges she faced and her enduring legacy. Apply the keyword #Sojourner Truth (biography) to access all content from this pack in the Comic Maker, enabling a comprehensive exploration of her extraordinary journey and achievements.

Curriculum Connections:

  • Into Literature (6-12)