Lecture Description

Debates over interracial marriage offer a powerful window for understanding changing racial attitudes in the United States. This lecture uses films to explore how marriages between blacks and whites have been politicized during different eras of American history. By exploring the changing portrayals of intermarriage through film, the lecture highlights cultural representations as an important site for exploring the politics of race.

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Race Sexuality

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