Review Of: I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings By Maya Angelou



I do not really like "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" , because it
does not interest me. I like the author's writing style, but the subject
the author writes about does not interest me at all. I don't like reading
about how life was for Maya Angelou as she was growing up. I would rather
read books that make me say in my mind, "What if that happened now" like
The Hot Zone. That book was more interesting to me than this book.
My favorite scene in this book so far, is when Maya Angelou writes
about her Uncle Willie pretending that he was not crippled in front of the
couple that came from Little Rock. The main reason why I liked this scene
the most, is because I like how Maya Angelou ...

Want to read the rest of this paper?
Join Essayworld today to view this entire essay
and over 50,000 other term papers

being crippled
like Uncle Willie and what Uncle Willie would have to do if the Klan was
coming. The reason why what Uncle Willie would have to do if the Klan was
coming intrigues me, is because it makes me think about what I would be
feeling if I were in his position. I would be very scared and nervous if I
would have to get into a bin and were covered with potatoes and onions and
just wait hoping I wouldn't be found.
I really have no idea why my class is reading this book. The only
thought that comes to mind when I am asked that question, is that we are
reading this book to improve our reading skills and to get a better
understanding of what life was like back then.
The only thing that has surprised me so far in this book, is how
racist people still were at that time. It is very surprising to find out
that how racist people were actually affected Maya Angelou into thinking
almost the same way others thought. For instance, in the beginning of this
book when Maya Angelou wrote about ...

Get instant access to over 50,000 essays.
Write better papers. Get better grades.


Already a member? Login


CITE THIS PAGE:

Review Of: I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings By Maya Angelou. (2004, January 14). Retrieved January 19, 2020, from http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Review-I-Know-Why-Caged-Bird/1431
"Review Of: I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings By Maya Angelou." Essayworld.com. Essayworld.com, 14 Jan. 2004. Web. 19 Jan. 2020. <http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Review-I-Know-Why-Caged-Bird/1431>
"Review Of: I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings By Maya Angelou." Essayworld.com. January 14, 2004. Accessed January 19, 2020. http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Review-I-Know-Why-Caged-Bird/1431.
"Review Of: I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings By Maya Angelou." Essayworld.com. January 14, 2004. Accessed January 19, 2020. http://www.essayworld.com/essays/Review-I-Know-Why-Caged-Bird/1431.
JOIN NOW
Join today and get instant access to this and 50,000+ other essays


PAPER DETAILS
Added: 1/14/2004 03:03:44 AM
Category: Book Reports
Type: Premium Paper
Words: 510
Pages: 2

Save | Report

SHARE THIS PAPER

SAVED ESSAYS
Save and find your favorite essays easier

SIMILAR ESSAYS
Reflections on 'I Know Why The ...
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings...
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
I Know WhyThe Caged Bird Sings
An Analysis Of Maya Angelou's "...
An Analysis Of Maya Angelou's "...
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
Getting To Know The Caged Bird
I Know WhyThe Caged Bird Sings
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
Copyright | Cancel | Contact Us

Copyright © 2020 Essayworld. All rights reserved