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Curatorial Walkthrough: Making Mammy: A Caricature of Black Womanhood, 1840...

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California African American Museum

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Los Angeles, CA 90037

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Tour Making Mammy with curators Taylor Bythewood-Porter, Assistant History Curator at CAAM, and Brenda Stevenson, UCLA history professor and guest curator. Hear more about how the mammy figure was created in an effort to temper the atrocities of enslavement and serve southern interests domestically, economically, and politically.

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