Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Part 1 Abstract
* Style of the book is a screenplay based on Alex Haley's book THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MALCOLM X.
* Dramatic technique for flashback scenes utilizes the rear view mirror of a car.
Part 2 Abstract
* The early life of Malcolm is affected by his father, Earl, a preacher who espouses the teaching of Marcus Garvey.
* Malcolm lives...
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