Color Adjustment Notes

Color Adjustment Notes - American family o Blacks now a...

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. American family o Blacks now a part of the myth B What was key to power inclusion in myth of American Dream W World War II and black soldiers started more integration o Women also saw gains W Optimism after WWII and TV o Situation comedies in radio S White people impersonated blacks o Lots of stereotypes and clichés L Portrayal of blacks as second class citizens P Buela o Reinforcement of notion that black women are comfortable of working in others home i Wholesomeness and beauty of white culture W Blacks did not really watch TV that much o Except if black people were going to be on TV E Source of pride S Had to make adjustments o to stay away from anger t As to what's wrong with me (black people) A Nat King Cole o Held key to inclusion within American Dream o Model of assimilation o Could not find sponsor o Had to end after 1 season H White men threatened W Images of Black people dominated news o Being tortured and having rights violated B TV shows tried to press question of integration
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2009 for the course COMM 203 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '06 term at USC.

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