Read Chapters 11 & 12 and the information included in  Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl ; Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl; scroll down the document at this website and read through Chapters V, VI, and VII of the account by ex-slave Harriet Jacobs. Once all reading is complete, respond to the following item(s):

· What does this account reveal about the nature of slavery and how slavery affected southern society?

· How did Jacobs resist the sexual predation of her master?

· Describe the relationship between Jacobs and her mistress.