Toussaint L'Ouverture Comic Strip

Toussaint L'Ouverture Comic Strip

Storyboard Text

  • Cap-Haitien, Haiti1743
  • This is Africa, son. Where I was born a free man. Maybe one day you can go there.
  • I don't want to be a slave for the rest of my life. I have the potential to be something more!
  • Thank you so much father!
  • Take these books, they will teach you to read and write.
  • This book was written by philosophers of the French Enlightenment.
  • This book on rights and equality is very interesting.
  • A couple years later...
  • Time to lead the slave-rebellion.
  • François-Dominique Toussaint Louverture became a Haitian general and the most prominent leader of the Haitian Revolution. During his life, Louverture first fought against the French, then for them, and then finally against France again for the cause of Haitian independence.
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