African Americans on Television: Race-ing for Ratings: by David Leonard,Lisa Guerrero

By David Leonard,Lisa Guerrero

A complete examine the background of African americans on tv that discusses significant tendencies in black television and examines the wider social implications of the connection among race and pop culture in addition to race and representation.

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