Ann Petry (October 12, 1908 – April 28, 1997) was an American writer of novels, short stories, children's books and journalism. Her 1946 debut novel The Street became the first novel by an African-American woman to sell more than a million copies. In Ann Petry s 1945 short story Like a Winding Sheet . Johnson is a black male struggling with racism and societal pressures. Johnson faces many challenges.
The tragedy of romeo and juliet act 2 quizlet