Ethnic and Racial Stereotyping Discussion at the Homestead’s Non-Fiction Book Club

by Paul R. Spitzzeri This morning, the Homestead's Non-Fiction Book Club discussed Maurice Manring's Slave in a Box: The Strange Career of Aunt Jemima, a subject mentioned in a blog post here this past February centered on a photo of a vaudeville actress in blackface in the museum's collection.  The Aunt Jemima figure has had a... Continue Reading →

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