For this assignment, write a brief letter to a younger relative in the style of Baldwin and Coates’ letters to their relatives. Your letter should address and answer the questions: Are things better now than they have been before? How should a young person reckon America’s ideals and America’s reality?
•James Baldwin. “My Dungeon Shook: A Letter to My Nephew.” The Progressive (December 1, 1962). Accessed online 1/21/2019. •Ta-Nehisi Coates. 2015. “Letter to My Son.” The Atlantic(September): 82-91. should be 550-700 words
#Epistolary #Racial #Progress