As the first salaried Black musician at a major studio, he was a leader in shaping the sound of movies—though he was often uncredited.
Armada solamente con unos cuantos libros de texto y una lámpara de queroseno, Rosa Hernández Acosta alfabetizaba en la Cuba rural sin electricidad, agua corriente ni carreteras asfaltadas.
Armed with just some textbooks and a kerosene lantern, Rosa Hernández Acosta taught literacy in rural Cuba without electricity, running water, or paved roads.
JSTOR has created an open library to support readers seeking to engage with BIPOC+Q-authored reading lists like the one developed by the New York Public Library.
"Social problem" films were all the rage after World War II. So how could movies about racism be so conservative?
The 1896 version of crime sensationalism also taught the victim-blaming lesson “Stay Sexy, Don’t Get Murdered.”
In 1925, an anthology of Black creative work heralded the arrival of a movement that had been years in the making.