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Dr. Marc Robinson Interviewed about Blackface and Golden Girls for Byrdie Magazine

Dr. Marc Robinson Interviewed about Blackface and Golden Girls for Byrdie Magazine

Posted by: Tiffany Jones
July 30, 2020
Golden Girls Actors, Rue McClanahan, Betty White, Bea Arthur


Nikki Brueggeman of Byrdie, recently interviewed Dr. Marc Robinson, Assistant Professor of History at CSUSB, about the history of blackface in America. The article, published on July 30, 2020, is in relation to a recent controversy about Hulu's removal of an episode of Golden Girls because some of the characters wear mud masks.  For further details, see the full article here.