Yuval Taylor, Jake Austen
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Darkest America: Black Minstrelsy from Slavery to Hip-Hop
13 Sep 2012 // 5:10 PM

An exploration and celebration of a controversial tradition that, contrary to popular opinion, is alive and active after more than 150 years.


In Praise of Black Minstrelsy's Happy Darkies on Parade
24 Oct 2012 // 5:18 PM

Is black minstrelsy a celebration of noxious stereotypes or an important part of American culture? Or both?

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The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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