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Think about Dick and Jane reading books, gingham aprons, milk served in pitchers and cookie jars. Think about kids lined up for polio shots, Ed Sullivan, and service station attendants wearing well-pressed uniforms.
It was not a complete fiction. And think of house after identical house, where any internal emotional turbulence or troublesome external social ferment could always be neatly hidden beneath the veneer of Cub Scout meetings, bake sales, and summer vacations. Think of a whiteness so relentless that it was both everywhere and nowhere, pervasive yet so taken for granted that it could hardly be noticed.
Imagine a place where you could come of age without ever seeing a black person in the flesh. I thought of all these things — suddenly and without warning — in the middle of giving a lecture this Wednesday to undergraduates about the rise of demographics, targeted media, and the death of mass circulation magazines.
I talked about bloated audiences who, in their lack of demographic desirability, held no interest for advertisers starting to strategically target their messages. I thought of Life Magazine, on the verge of collapse.
And I then I remembered the day that this issue arrived in our mail box. Martin Luther King had been assassinated two weeks before. The event stunned and horrified us. I was fortunate to have parents who had taught my sisters and I about racial injustice.
But we lived where we lived, and this magazine arrived like a live grenade.
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man - Ebook written by James Joyce. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. it may indeed be James Joyce’s finest writing.
in Trieste, during the years the fictional Rowans were living in Rome, while Robert Hand is roughly the same age of Joyce's friends Oliver /5(35).