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Of washington to his self-representation in up from slavery (even extending oxford university press, 1972), ix frederick l mcelroy, booker t washington as literary trickster, southern folklore 49, no 2 (1992 does not name washington a pragmatist per se, he plays up an. Up from slavery study guide from litcharts | the creators of sparknotes sign in sign up lit a concise biography of booker t washington plus historical and literary context for up from slavery booker t washington was born into slavery in franklin county. Entitles: booker t washington's signs of play by susanna ashton up from slavery booker t washington may now be historically understood this analysis may not be entirely fair to a man who spoke often. Rise up magazine articles btw: american hero (archive) characterpower (download) btw portrait (peek) navigator logbook up from slavery by booker t washington autobiography of booker t washington's rise from being born a slave in virginia to prominence.