William Wells Brown was born in the November of 1814; he was a famous abolitionist, historian, lecturer and a novelist. He was born as a slave of Southern America. Brown finally manages to make an escape into the North, where he continued his work as an abolitionist. (Conlin, 2009) He became the first African American to write a novel. He was a pioneer of many different genres such as fiction and travel writing.
Threat to the Southern Way of Life
Nat Turner threatened the southern way of life because before his rebellion movement the whites and the blacks of Southern American lived with harmony and peace. It was because of his killings of innocent whites that led whites also to take violent actions against the salves and blacks who supported the slave rebellion movement which was initiated by Nat Turner.