Quoted words that present personal point views of someone who has lived through something, allows students to empathize and gain new perspectives about events and ideas (Beers & Probst (2016).
Carolyn Mckinistry, survivor of 16th street bombing
And there was another question that haunted her: “Why were my friends taken and not me? Had I lingered just a minute or so more in the restroom that morning . . . .”
After many years, Carolyn came to the conviction that she had been spared by God in order to bear witness and to become a living proof of Dr. King’s thesis: that out of deep suffering and pain, hope is born and resurrection happens.
Personal Perspective and Voice of Authority are closely related.