Richard Wright's 'Blueprint For Negro Writing'

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The text I will be using for my research paper is Richard Wright’s “Blueprint for Negro Writing”, published in 1937. The African-American literary period this text fits within is Realism, Naturalism, and Modernism. The first idea that will be addressed in this research paper is the real life struggles of being black in America. During this time period the Jim Crow laws were active, and African Americans struggled with their everyday lives under these laws. The second idea is the issues within the African-American culture and community. Identifying the issues in the African-American culture and communities was to help with starting to reform the minds of those who lived within them. The last idea would be Wright finding faults with the African-American
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