My dissertation: Deconstructing representations of Black women in Reality TV

My dissertation: Deconstructing representations of Black women in Reality TV

As an avid watcher of reality TV shows, I’ve always been intrigued by the processes behind such shows and the inner workings behind the characters presented on screen. Many reality TV shows notably star Black women; however, their representations consistently play to negative stereotypes or tropes such as the “Angry Black Woman” or the “Hoochie”. Read more