Summary Of Sojourner Truth By Octavia Butler

152 Words1 Page

Butler did an excellent job. She utilizes time travel as a plot. She followed the two main rules of time travel for the most part in a way no drastic changes happened beside Dana losing her arm. Butler gave her limited ability to bring things from her time into the past, which is often another forbidden rule. However, Dana didn’t break the rule because Butler made it fine for her to take minor things. Though, it gets tricky when a book on slavery that Dana brought back from her time ends up in the past. The book had historical information about Harriet Tubman, Fredrick Douglass, Nat Turner, Sojourner Truth. All of them were still slaves or going by their original names. If the word got out about the book and they were caught history would’ve

Open Document