Hello there! Today I’m going to share you about my analysis of a short story entitled A Party Down at the Square.
A Party Down at the Square by Ralph Ellison is story of a boy who witnessed a lynching for the first time. The boy, who is also the narrator of the story, lives in his uncle’s house in the Southern United States. As the story started, a bunch of men came to boy’s uncles’ house in a hurry and tell them there is going to be a party down at the square. His uncle calls the boy to come to the party at the square, while in fact the party that those men mean is a lynching of an African-American guy. Continue reading “A Different Kind of Party”