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In your blues ain't like mine, clayton evolves from a fearful boy into a strong man who is able to stand up for what he feels is right as a young boy, merely eight years old, clayton witnesses his father brutally beating a black laborer. In the novel your blues ain't like mine, by toni morrison, what i think back to was when floyd said i shoulda hit that boy you always gotta hit a nigger what steps outta line keeps the other ones respectful, that really bothered me. Story your blues ain't like mine is a poignant american vignette of the lives that intersect when, in the early 1950's, a young man is murdered in the delta heart of hopewell, mississippi and the social and economic trials and tribulations that haunt them 30 years later. Your blues ain't like mine is a fictional novel, but the incident which triggers the story's action is based rather closely on the 1955 lynching of 15-year-old emmett till by a group of angry racists in rural mississippi, a crime that played a pivotal role in the rise of the civil rights movement of the 1960's.
Your blues ain't like mine: a novel by campbell, bebe moore and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom. Bebe moore campbell (born elizabeth bebe moore february 18, 1950 – november 27, 2006), was an american author, journalist and teacher campbell was the author of three new york times bestsellers: brothers and sisters , singing in the comeback choir , and what you owe me , which was also a los angeles times best book of 2001. In your blues ain’t like mine, i clearly noticed how the segregation laws were instilled in her since birth and how she was effected when those laws began to crumble the term dejure is a latin word meaning segregation by law. The most important incident that occurs in your blues ain’t like mine is the murder of armstrong todd, an innocent black boy, by three ignorant and despicable whites this tragedy occurs early.
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Your blues ain't like mine published on october 16, 2015 happy customer 50 out of 5 stars excellent book this book was very well written i loved the plot and the way bebe campbell weaved the characters in and out of the story line during each chapter read more published on july 3, 2015. Your blues ain't like mine is an ambitious novel it begins with the murder of an african-american teenager in rural mississippi in the 1950's. Journalist bebe moore campbell’s first novel, your bluse ain’t like mine is a compelling narrative inspired by the real-life lynching in 1955 of emmett till, a 14-year-old black youth accused.