American History

Using the below readings, describe the evolution African-American experiences between 1920 and 1960. How did notions of identity and inclusion evolve? Think about how the category of who “Americans” should be, how they should live, and what the role of government changed for African-Americans. You may want to think about how issues of discrimination, economic justice, and identity evolved.
The 20’s (Hughes, Locke)
The 30’s? (Katznelson, Herndon)
The 40’s? (Seuss, Engelhardt) The 60’s? (King, Beale)




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