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English 102 - Mansfield - March 2018: Session 1: 1/29

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Research Question

How did the Civil Rights Movement affect the representation of African Americans in film and television?


1. How can you tell that the article is "scholarly?" List at least three specific features on this online message board.

2. This article was published in the Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television. How would you rate the credibility of this journal, based on its website description?

3. Take a few minutes to look for information on how the Civil Rights Movement affected the representation of African Americans in film or television in the following places. What are the strengths of each resource? What are the limitations?

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