Research + Pizza: Evaluating the New Diversity in Television featuring Mary Beltrán
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
At the Perry-Castañeda Library (PCL) , UFCU Room, 2.500
In an era in which some of the most visible television stars are actors of color and in which media streaming has resulted in a proliferation of new programming, many challenges still hamper the attainment of equitable diversity with respect to images, storytelling, and employment. Mary Beltrán shares some of her research on this topic and leads discussion on critiquing contemporary television in relation to these questions.