African American Urban Fiction

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By Jarrett Robinson

An African-American relations migrates from a rural Mississippi city to town of "Big Shoulders" throughout the interval of the "Great Migration" in look for a greater existence. in the course of their lives within the "Windy urban, they witness the start of the Civil Rights circulate, homicide, the evolving of the strong Chicago highway Gangs, Riots, Drug dependancy, blues song, prejudgement, and heartbreak. searching for a fashion via all of it, the kin unearths the way to stick jointly and live to tell the tale via many "forks" of their highway. With all of them having "The Blues", all of them create how to take care of their brief comings. within the end,valuable classes are realized, which will get them to their subsequent aspect. all of them discover that their "Blues" should be by no means finishing. period of time is from 1954-1973.

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