The Mammy, the Strong, Or the Broken: Politics Of Hair Afrocentricities In Scripted Television
The general literature on the experiences of Black women in America consistently discusses the way that more Afrocentric appearances— whether through skin tone, hairstyles and textures, clothing, language, or a combination of all the above— have been negatively framed throughout cultural and media histories ...
"The Mammy, the Strong, Or the Broken: Politics Of Hair Afrocentricities In Scripted Television,"
Wagadu: A Journal of Transnational Women's & Gender Studies: Vol. 22:
1, Article 10.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.cortland.edu/wagadu/vol22/iss1/10
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