Whiteness in ‘Sorry To Bother You’
Pelase apply a few (at least 3) key concepts from the readings to Boots Riley’s film ‘Sorry to Bother You’. The title should be “What meanings get attached to whiteness in Boots Riley’s ‘Sorry To Bother You’?
Additionally, the essay should go into how visuals, framing, lighting, stories, characterisation, etc., support American unconscious values and beliefs about race (as according to the readings below and attached)
* Robin DiAngelo, White Fragility (https://www.researchgate.net/publication/277069107_White_Fragility)
OTHER READINGS TO REFERENCE ARE ATTACHED
* Sara Ahmed, A Phenomenology of Whiteness
* Greg Dickinson, The Pleasantville Effect: Nostalgia and the Visual Framing of (White) Suburbia
* Stefanie K. Dunning, What is the Future? Weirdness and Black Time in Sorry to Bother You