The lesson depicts two different accounts of two distinct cultures. Write down the commonality of theme between the two.


The first account refers to a bitter prejudice against the native Americans by the White skinned European settlers. They treated them as herds of animals. Zitkala Sa fought against this evel of discrimination. In the second account, Bama, a Tamil Indians belonging to the Dalit Community felt perturbed to see the upper caste people treating the Dalit's in a humiliating manner. Though the culture are different yet there is a commonality of racial prejudice. Side by side both use a pen name in their writings.