<![CDATA[Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself by JACOBS, Harriet]]> Harriet Jacobs' autobiography, written under the pseudonym Linda Brent, details her experiences as a slave in North Carolina, her escape to freedom in the north, and her ensuing struggles to free her children. The narrative was partly serialized in the New York Tribune, but was discontinued because Jacobs' depictions of the sexual abuse of female slaves were considered too shocking. It was published in book form in 1861. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett).

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LibriVox Harriet Jacobs' autobiography, written under the pseudonym Linda Brent, details her experiences as a slave in North Carolina, her escape to freedom in the north, and her ensuing struggles to free her children. The narrative was partly serialized in the New York Tribune, but was discontinued because Jacobs' depictions of the sexual abuse of female slaves were considered too shocking. It was published in book form in 1861. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett).

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LibriVox info@librivox.org <![CDATA[ Introduction]]> No No <![CDATA[Childhood]]> No No <![CDATA[The New Master and Mistress]]> No No <![CDATA[The Slaves’ New Year’s Day]]> No No <![CDATA[The Slave Who Dared to Feel Like a Man]]> No No <![CDATA[The Trials of Girlhood]]> No No <![CDATA[The Jealous Mistress]]> No No <![CDATA[The Lover ]]> No No <![CDATA[What Slaves Are Taught to Think of the North]]> No No <![CDATA[Sketches of Neighboring Slaveholders ]]> No No <![CDATA[A Perilous Passage in the Slave Girl’s Life]]> No No <![CDATA[A New Tie to Life ]]> No No <![CDATA[Fear of Insurrection]]> No No <![CDATA[The Church and Slavery]]> No No <![CDATA[Another Link to Life]]> No No <![CDATA[Continued Persecutions ]]> No No <![CDATA[Scenes at the Plantation]]> No No <![CDATA[The Flight]]> No No <![CDATA[Months of Peril]]> No No <![CDATA[The Children Sold ]]> No No <![CDATA[New Perils]]> No No <![CDATA[The Loophole of Retreat]]> No No <![CDATA[Christmas Festivities]]> No No <![CDATA[Still in Prison]]> No No <![CDATA[The Candidate for Congress]]> No No <![CDATA[Competition in Cunning]]> No No <![CDATA[Important Era in my Brother’s Life]]> No No <![CDATA[New Destination for the Children]]> No No <![CDATA[Aunt Nancy]]> No No <![CDATA[Preparations for Escape]]> No No <![CDATA[Northward Bound]]> No No <![CDATA[Incidents in Philadelphia]]> No No <![CDATA[The Meeting of Mother and Daughter]]> No No <![CDATA[A Home Found]]> No No <![CDATA[The Old Enemy Again]]> No No <![CDATA[Prejudice Against Color]]> No No <![CDATA[The Hairsbreadth Escape]]> No No <![CDATA[A Visit to England]]> No No <![CDATA[Renewed Invitations to Go South]]> No No <![CDATA[The Confession]]> No No <![CDATA[The Fugitive Slave Law]]> No No <![CDATA[Free At Last]]> No No <![CDATA[Appendix]]> No No