August 20, 2013 – Hour 1
Lee Daniel’s The Butler opened in theatres across the country this past weekend. We begin the show with a discussion of this film — considering the various accolades and critiques of its storyline — and an analysis of representations of African Americans in film in general. Our guests include:
- Dr. Ray Winbush, Director of the Institute for Urban Research at Morgan State University;
- Carla Wills, co-Host and producer of The Baltimore Blend on WEAA;
- and Robert Shahid, co-Host of The Baltimore Blend on WEAA.