Justina Ireland’s young adult novels Dread Nation (2017) and Deathless Divide (2020) tell the story of a Black girl by the name of Jane living in the aftermath of the Civil War, around 1880.
Dr. Emily Field, Thesis Advisor
Dr. Elizabeth Veisz, Committee Member
Dr. Lee Torda, Committee Member
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Sleeper, Gabrielle. (2020). African American Literary Traditions in Justina Ireland’s Young Adult Novels Dread Nation and Deathless Divide. In BSU Honors Program Theses and Projects. Item 452. Available at: https://vc.bridgew.edu/honors_proj/452
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