What is the main argument(s) Why did the author(s) write the article or chapter?
What are the data used as evidence by the author to support the claims he/she makes in his/her argument?
What is useful about the reading(s)?
Were any of the points made questionable? If so, why?
What points, issues, or terms would you like to discuss or have clarified?
How do the various readings assigned inform each other? Contradict? Raise new questions?
Jackson, Ronald L. 2006. “Origins of Black Body Politics” and “Scripting the Black Body in Popular Media” in Scripting the Black Masculine Body: Identity, Discourse, and Racial Politics in Popular Media. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 1-72.
Film: Ethnic Notions
- Part 1 (Links to an external site.)
- Part 2 (Links to an external site.)
- Part 3 (Links to an external site.)
- Part 4
Choose which source to discuss (Pick one)