Re: Your help, please

cambridge documentary films (cdf@shore.net)
Thu, 20 Mar 1997 10:47:37 -0500 (EST)

Merle,
This is a bit vague -- but I remember seeing a documetary a few years back
called Ethnic Notions. It's about the portrayal of Black Americans in the
entertainment and the media in the 19th and 20th centuries. I have no idea
who produced or distributes it.
hope it helps...
Jill Kooyoomjian

>
>I have another odd video request. I have been asked to find
>videos that depict/discuss ethnic stereotypes, such as Italian
>and Irish. I have found movies that would certainly depict a
>somewhat stereotypical image, but does anyone know of any more
>scholarly approaches?
>
>As always, thanks for your help.
>
>Merle
>*****************************************************************
>Merle J. Slyhoff Internet:mslyhoff@oyez.law.upenn.edu
>Document Delivery and Voice: (215) 898-9013
>Auxiliary Services Librarian Fax: (215) 898-6619
>University of Pennsylvania
>Biddle Law Library
>3460 Chestnut Street
>Philadelphia, PA 19104
>
>