Moody, Coming of Age in Mississippi

Parts One & Two

1. Describe Anne Moody's family. Who was in it, what did they do, and what effect did they have on her early life?

2. What role did violence play in Anne's childhood and adolescence? What difference did it make in her early life?

3. Was Anne (aka Essie Mae & Annie Mae) conformist, rebellious, at risk, and/or self-conscious?