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Unformatted text preview: o Being tortured and having rights violated B TV shows tried to press question of integration o Eastside, Westside E Undercut myth of American progress U White-Negro o Over-endow character with attributes that makes them acceptable to whites o i.e. middle-class, rich i Two Black Americas o On news-confronted racial issues o TV shows-no racism, idealized view of blacks and whites working together T Part II, Coloring the dream o By late 60s, myth of America as one big happy family on considerable assault o Love was message of 60s TV shows o Social change and conflict were shown to affect family conflict S However our troubles could be resolved in family H Good Times set in Chicago Southside o Talk about real world issues T Racism and economic discrimination o J.J.s role to elevated J Buffoon...
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- Fall '06
- Mass Communication, Trigraph, assault, family oB Blacks, Westside Undercut myth