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Unformatted text preview: 1992) Quotes for the day: Langston Hughes, “What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun….or does it explode? MLK Jr.: “…a riot is the voice of the unheard.” Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 What happens to a dream deferred? It explodes. Police brutality & King and Watts Riot and LA Riot, 1992 Smith, Talk to Me (words as doorways to soul of culture, empathy, listening, looking for the unmerged, get out of safe houses of identity into the crossroads) a. Tone? Cover? Genre? (Tragedy) b. Time Line- Prologue --Search for character--call to community--more complex language--measure shades of lost--moving beyond safe houses of identity d. Significance of 1st voice [Rudy Salas]? My enemy/us vs. them e. Significance of 2nd voice? [Stanley Scheinbaum] My enemy/us vs. them f. Significance of Tom Choi...
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- Spring '07
- John Mercer Langston, Los Angeles/Maps