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Interpreting Tyler Perry: Perspectives on Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality

Our chapter, co-authored with Dr. Baruti Kopano titled, “Tyler Perry and the Mantan Manifesto: Critical Race Theory and the Permanence of Cinematic Anti-Blackness” appears in this book.  The “Mantan Manifesto” is adopted from the film by Spike Lee, Bamboozled (2000) and is explained in the clip below.

The Mantan Manifesto Explained Spike Lee's Bamboozled (2000)

 

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