BOOK REVIEW: Technicolored: Reflections on Race in Time of TV

Patricia M. Muhammad
2019 Zenodo  
Ann duCille, Professor Emeritus at Wesleyan University, introduces readers to a limited litany of various television programs and actors, hailing black theatrical representation since its advent in the 1950s and correlated with historical events. For many readers, the author's assessment—a portion of which is commentary and the other part memoir—is an introduction to early television shows that ended before several generations had the opportunity to make their own analysis of them. This text
more » ... them. This text provides ample American history as well as critical race theory analysis suitable for anthropologists, sociologists, and students of the visual arts.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2652458 fatcat:pgjhnamfnjbzde6aswowfzlndq