Independent Lens Media Tactics - Daisy Bates Classroom Module
Media-savvy civil rights leader Daisy Bates fought to desegregate schools in Little Rock. Details
Program: Independent Lens
Episode: Media Tactics - Daisy Bates Classroom Module
This educational module allows students to consider the media’s role during the desegregation of Central High School and the consequences of media coverage on those involved. They will identify Daisy Bates’s media strategies and analyze the ways in which race and gender shaped the media’s portrayal of her. Part of the Women and Girls Lead, Volume 2: African-American Women Lead curriculum.• Visit the Media Tactics - Daisy Bates Classroom Module webpage
Premiere Date: 02/04/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
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