By David Leonard,Lisa Guerrero
A complete examine the historical past 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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African Americans on Television: Race-ing for Ratings: Race-ing for Ratings by David Leonard,Lisa Guerrero