"There Ain't No White People Here": Master Narratives of the Civil Rights Movement in the Stories of Urban Youth.

@inproceedings{Woodson2017ThereAN,
  title={"There Ain't No White People Here": Master Narratives of the Civil Rights Movement in the Stories of Urban Youth.},
  author={Ashley N. Woodson},
  year={2017}
}
In this article, the author uses the critical race theoretical construct of master narrative to explore historical and ideological assumptions about the Civil Rights Movement held by two Black youth in an urban community. Master narrative is defined as the dominant social mythologies that mute, erase, and neutralize features of racial struggle. Through a synthesis of literature by critical race theorists and critical social historians, the author outlines four themes present in master… CONTINUE READING
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