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The Rock and the River Setting & Symbolism

Kekla Magoon
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Chicago

Sam and Stick live in Chicago with their family.

Mittens

Sam buys mittens for Maxie at the hospital gift shop in an effort to gain her favor.

The Castle

Made of building blocks, the castle has been a project of Sam and Stick for years and is where Stick hides the handgun he says he's holding for a friend.

Atlanta

Dr. King's funeral is held in Atlanta.

Black Panther Party

The Black Panther Party is a group of militant blacks who believe they have to fight for their civil rights.

Oakland, California

Where Bobby Hutton was killed in Oakland, California.

The Glove Compartment

The gun is in the glove compartment when the officers shoot Stick.

Roy Dack's

Roy Dack's is the garage where Bucky is working when he is put in jail.

The Cemetery

Sam is at the cemetery when he tells Raheem he wants to go...

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