Historical Context

  • What do we already know?
    • List some descriptors!
  • What can we learn from their language?
    • So, then, do the voices of King and X define the entire Civil Rights movement and/or Black Power?
    • What else do we need to know in order to contextualize Baraka's Dutchman?
  • Further (optional) reading...
  • Reading for Monday!
    • We'll be breaking down some of the language of resistance, so get a head start by familiarizing yourself with this speech.