Archive Authors E.J. Hutchinson Nota Bene Reformed Irenicism

Dangerous Literacy

Once again on Frederick Douglass. We know from the previous post that Douglass was familiar with William Cowper. But how did he come to know how to read at all? Douglass tells of his move from the Eastern Shore of Maryland to Baltimore in chapter 10 of┬áMy Bondage and My Freedom. There he came under […]