Iola Leroy

by: Frances Harper

Context Quick Quiz

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What was Iola Leroy arguably the first published instance of?

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What reform movement(s) benefited from Frances Harper’s contributions as a writer and orator?

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According to some critics, what racist trope does Harper resist in Iola Leroy?

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What is the name for the pro-segregation laws the Supreme Court sanctioned right before Iola Leroy was published (1892)?

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For Harper, what ideology provided a means for whites to amend their oppression of blacks, and for blacks to uplift themselves?