Discuss theme of family life in the novel “The Known World” by Edward P Jones

Discuss theme of family life in the novel “The Known World” by Edward P Jones

Discuss the theme of family life in Jones’s novel The Known World. How is it affected by the institution of slavery as practiced by both black and white people? You should make at least two claims about family life in the novel and support them with specific examples from different parts of the novel. (essay; 1100 words max.)