Ethnic Notions - Questions for You Describe pickaninnies....

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Questions for You Why should the portrayals of African Americans in our culture be studied? Who was T.D. Rice? What was Jim Crow? How did Rice use Jim Crow to portray AfAms? Describe the Sambo, the Mammy, and the Uncle. What did Birth of a Nation reflect about American consciousness regarding Blacks?
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Unformatted text preview: Questions for You Describe pickaninnies. Who was Zip Coon? Why was he important? In what other media have these images been spread? What are some contemporary portrayals of AfAms? What are the major messages these recurrent images send to audiences? Ultimately, what is the problem with these images???...
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This note was uploaded on 02/29/2012 for the course COMM 301 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '12 term at University of Louisville.

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