1000-1500 word essay on Benny Goodman
research the way(s) in which race and/or diversity played a role in their interactions with American society in the earlier part of the 20th century (1900â€™s -1960â€™s.) This could include employment issues – performance opportunities, equal treatment, touring issues â€“ hotels, travel options, etc.), criminal justice issues (cabaret cards, arrests, drug use-targeting of musicians and neighborhoods, etc.) and other societal issues of the day. Learn how they responded (or were forced to respond) to these issues and how they involved themselves in issues of civil rights and race and diversity discrimination. Discuss how they used their music or status in the entertainment industry to address these issues.