Margaret Sampson Rogers
Question Set 2 Re-read the narratives of Margaret Sampson Rogers (pp. 70–74) and Julie Wells (pp. 74–78).
1) Citing from these two narratives, using examples, describe some of the prejudices about skin color and women’s appearances that existed within the African-American community.
2) How did this affect girls and women of darker skin? How did this affect girls and women of lighter skin?