In the video journal you will write up a one to two paragraph reflection on the assigned video resource. This week you should watch “Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives” This is a longer film so you can watch the first 45 minutes or watch the introduction then skip around to find narratives that interest you:
Your entry should focus on your response to the following focus questions:
What did you learn from this documentary? In what ways did it affirm or challenge your existing knowledge of this period of history? How did it relate to other course readings or resources from this week? In what ways did the issues raised in this film relate to the course themes of identity and institutions?