Documentary to show negative stereotypes of African-American men

Patsy Powell

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A documentary about African-American media misrepresentation,“From Buckism to Barakism,”will be screening at CSUN’s Little Theater in Nordhoff Hall on Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Pan-African Studies professor Dr. Theresa White is the writer and director of the film. The film focuses on the changes in media and Hollywood portrayal of men through the last several decades.

“From Buckism To Barackism: Re-Imagining Black Masculinity” will highlight “one-dimensional, negative stereotypes of African-American men,” according to the film’s Facebook page.