The novel The Bluest Eye deals with the colour problem in America. Discuss.
Professor Dunlap’s book went on to suggest strategies for “racial betterment” for breeding more beautiful people and fewer undesirables.
CHANGING ATTITUDES TO COLOUR AND THEIR
TREATMENT IN BLACK FICTION
How do the blacks perceive themselves? Broadly there are three attitudes to colour
that could be discerned. These are.
1 Black is ugly. It is something to be ashamed of and to run away from One
solution of it is assimilation.
11. Black is beautiful
111. Black is neither ugly nor beautiful. black is