UNDER REPRESENTATIONS

 "Women and people of color misrepresentations on-screen are often attributed to the under representations behind-the-scenes.

The number of media owners, producers, directors, and writers is even lower when examining the intersection of race and gender for women of color." 

 

Ollie L. Jefferson, Ph.D.

African American Women in the Oprah Winfrey Network's Queen Sugar Drama

Exemplary Representations On Screen and Behind the Scenes