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Homegoing Character List
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Share: Share on Facebook. Add to Cart. Told through compelling chapters that follow the generations, the novel creates many opportunities for considering the legacy of enslavement for those of African descent. Teachers can be successful in their study of the novel by taking time to carefully equip students with a factual understanding of the African continent, particularly of western Africa. Supplementing discussions with supporting nonfiction texts will also lead to a more robust, lasting understanding of the enduring legacy of enslavement.
Meet the Author: Yaa Gyasi (HOMEGOING)
Jun 07, Minutes Buy. May 02, ISBN Jun 07, ISBN Jun 07, Minutes. One will marry an Englishman and lead a life of comfort in the palatial rooms of the Cape Coast Castle.
The first main character introduced in the novel. Effia is born in Fanteland and raised by her father, and a step-mother who beats her. Effia marries a white man named James and moves to the Castle. She is the mother of Quey. Father of Effia. He has multiple wives and many children.
Created by the original team behind SparkNotes, LitCharts are the world's best literature guides. Planting a tree. In preparation for writing Homegoing , Gyasi created the family tree first, then connected each member of the tree to a historical event as an outline for the novel. An inspiring homegoing. Which guides should we add?