[Unlocked] Southern Society Regarding Racial
Question 1: Tyson argues, “Race worked in different ways in Chicago than it did in Mississippi, but there were similarities.” Do you agree with the author? How was northern society similar or different from southern society regarding racial issues? Use specific examples from the book.
Question 2: In The Blood of Emmett Till, the role of the media is a central component of the story. Explain the role of the media before, during, and after the trial. How did newspapers and magazines shape the public response to the Till murder and trial?
N.B: You have to refer yourself to the book and use evidence from the book.