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Apr 14

Orange is the New (Anti) Black

By Lawrence Grandpre | Uncategorized

Despite their ostensibly progressive intent, media portrayals of Black life in prison reinforce superficial and dangerous conceptions of Black culture and Black life.  Many people have found the show “Orange is the New Black” to be an empowering–even radical–portrayal of the complexity of the prison experience and the experiences of Black women. The show’s progressive […]

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