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I believe Richard Wrights story Native Son is an effective narrative Richard Wright believes in the immorality of oppression He seems to beieve in the equality of men ant the value of demonstrating it in everyday actions He used his book as a tool to vent his frustration at the world that segregates negroes His characters themes and conflicts probably originate from his own experience of separatism By using such a wide range of characters he gives the readers who are not blacks esxperienceThe main character of Native son Bigger Thomas shows various aspects of human nature including actions motivated by fear quick temper and a high degree of intelligence Bigger whom the story revolves around portrays various personality elements through his actions Many of his action suggest an overriding response to fear Bigger commits a murder not in rage or anger but as a reaction to fear Fear from being caught in the act of doing something socially unacceptable and being the subject of punishment Although he later admits to Max that Mary Daltons behavior toward him made him hate her Mary Dalton wanted to treat others as equals but her action make Bigger uncomfortable and he grows to resent her for her actions It is not that hate which cause him to smother her to death but a feeble attempt to evadethe detection of her mother The fear of being caught with a white woman overwhelmed his common sense and dictated his action Besides reactions to fear his actions demonstrate an extremely quick temper and destructive impulse as an integral part of his natureWhen the detective comes to ask bigger some questons he plays stupid and tells the man exactly what he want to hear He also creates a ransom note to extort Marys parents for money To make the note even more convincing to dissuade blame from himself Bigger signs the note with the communist symbol BibliographyI believe Richard Wrights story Native
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