Abigail Horne

Abigail Horne, an English PhD and postdoctoral fellow at Washington University in St. Louis, teaches film, writing and Southern American and African-American literatures of the 19th and 20th centuries at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia.

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The Tragic Wisdom of Solomon

Whether on page, or on screen, Solomon Northrup’s twelve years in bondage show the scars of slavery in all their vivid pain, contrasted against the promise of freedom.