- Wright, Richard. Black Boy. unknown: unknown, 1945.
The Question and Answer section for Black Boy is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
In Chapter Three, the reader becomes aware of the volatile problems between the black and white boys. Violence breaks out regularly, rocks and bottle are common weapons, and trips to the emergency room are often a result.
While attending the last day of a church revival, the deacons of the church make a special plea for mothers to encourage their sons to accept the Lord as their Savior. For Richard's mother, this becomes a source of pride, thus, he consents and is...
Richard threatens to cut his Uncle Tom with a razor because Uncle Tom threatens him with the whipping of his life.