The Wife of His Youth By Charles W. Chesnutt (Short story)

Charles W. Chesnutt was a mixed race author, essayist, political activist and lawyer, best known for his novels and short stories exploring complex issues of racial and social identity in the post-Civil WarSouth. Many families of free people of color were formed in the colonial and early Federal period; some attained… » 8/06/14 1:00am 8/06/14 1:00am