Jessie Fauset`s Plum Bun and the City`s Transformative Potential
... again, Henry” (72). Such experiences, which Angela ascribes more to race
and racism than to gender and sexism, propel her to declare that she is “going
to leave Philadelphia, give up school teaching, break away from [her] loving
friends and acquaintances, and bust up the whole shooting match” (77). ...