Chicago City Blues by Jarrett Robinson PDF

By Jarrett Robinson

An African-American kinfolk migrates from a rural Mississippi city to the town of "Big Shoulders" in the course of the interval of the "Great Migration" in look for a greater lifestyles. in the course of their lives within the "Windy urban, they witness the start of the Civil Rights circulate, homicide, the evolving of the robust Chicago road Gangs, Riots, Drug habit, blues track, prejudgement, and heartbreak. searching for a fashion via all of it, the family members unearths how to stick jointly and continue to exist via many "forks" of their highway. With all of them having "The Blues", all of them create how to care for 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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