The Question and Answer section for The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Identity is one of the central themes of the text and will be discussed in later analyses, but it is clear that the narrator's childhood experiences are crucial to his later development. He grows up not knowing that he is "colored" and comes by...
What is your question here?
The mob at the station ties the man to a stake and burns him alive.