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T SOC 455
This project tackles the harsh and uncomfortable realities of what it is like to be a Black woman in the media. It examines the hyper-sexualization that occurs specifically with Black women in industries such as music, television, literature, and more.
media, hyper-sexualization, representation, black women, fetishization, oppression, hip-hop, misogyny
Gender and Sexuality | Race and Ethnicity | Sociology
Matthews, Annalycia D., "Hyper-Sexualization of Black Women in the Media" (2018). Gender & Sexuality Studies Student Work Collection. 22.