Second Saturday: Black in the Popular Mind

Event Type: Second Saturday Programs
Date: 2/8/2014
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 From nineteenth century Minstrel shows to Django Unchained, depictions of African Americans in popular entertainment have both reflected and rejected racial assumptions in the United States. This lecture by Dr. Julian Chambliss, Associate Professor of History at Rollins College, explores the evolution of the blackness in popular culture touching on theater, music, film, and television.#blackhistory
Library: Orlando Public Library
Location: Albertson Room