Response Paper: Lovecraft Country Episode 2: “Whitey’s on the Moon” Please respo

Response Paper: Lovecraft Country
Episode 2: “Whitey’s on the Moon”
Please respond to one of the discussion questions below. Responses should be about 250 typed words or more. Formal structure is not required. You will be evaluated on thoughtfulness, originality and specificity. Also, be sure to proofread the writing.
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After the visions experienced by our main characters midway through the episode, George says, “Don’t you ever let them make you question yourself. That’s how they win. They want to make us crazy, terrorize us, make us scared.” How might this reflect how people of color and those from other marginalized groups are gaslit about their experiences?
How might you contrast the portrayal of the cults in H.P. Lovecraft’s “The Call of Cthulhu” with the Sons of Adam cult?
What might be the significance of the Biblical references in this episode?
What is the impact of Gil Scott-Heron’s poem “Whitey on the Moon” during the scene when Samuel Braithwhite attempts his immortality spell?
What might be the significance of Tic seeing his ancestor, Hanna?

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