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Contested Images: Women of Color in Popular Culture Alma M. García

Contested Images: Women of Color in Popular Culture

Alma M. García

Published September 16th 2012
ISBN : 9780759119635
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390 pages
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Contested Images: Women of Color in Popular Culture is a collection of 17 essays that analyze representations in popular culture of African American, Asian American, Latina, and Native American women. The anthology is divided into four parts: filmMoreContested Images: Women of Color in Popular Culture is a collection of 17 essays that analyze representations in popular culture of African American, Asian American, Latina, and Native American women. The anthology is divided into four parts: film images, beauty images, music, and television. The articles share two intellectual traditions: the authors, all women of color, use an intersectionality perspective in their analysis of popular culture and the representation of women of color, and they identify popular culture as a site of conflict and contestation. Instructors will find this collection to be a convenient textbook for womens studies- media studies- race, class, and gender courses- ethnic studies- and more.