Sojourner Truth - Advocate for Abolitionism and Women's Rights

Examine the history of the abolitionist movement in the 19th century through the life of Sojourner Truth. This kit explores the intersections of race and gender within the movement through Sojourner Truth’s activism. Essential Questions: How did Sojourner Truth become involved in the abolitionist movement? How did her advocacy for abolition and women’s rights intersect? How did her work fit within the larger abolitionist and women’s rights movements?