- from Black Boy
1. How did "useless talk" drive Wright to hang out in the streets?
2. What does Wright attribute to the development of his "distinct Personality"?
3. Why does Wright finally agree to ask his father for money?
Due to his father's abandonment of the family, Richard Wright
suffered through a difficult childhood of hunger, anger, and loneliness.
Yet when he visits his father as an adult, he forgives him. Discuss your
reaction to his choiceis it a good idea? Why or why not?