White on Black: Images of Africa and Blacks in Western Popular Culture

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Looks at Western images of Blacks from medieval times through the colonial period to the present, and discusses the persistence of stereotypical images

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White on Black is a compelling illustrated history of the development of European and American stereotypes of black people over the last two hundred years. Reproducing a wide range of intriguing images-- from engravings and lithographs to advertisements, candy wrappings, biscuit tins, dolls, posters, and comic strips--the book raises crucial but troubling questions about caricature and parody as instruments of oppression.

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Jan Nederveen Pieterse is Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Social Studies, The Hague.

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