Latinos on TV: Where are they? And when should we laugh?

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By   Craig Chamberlain  | Social Sciences Editor 

Professor Isabel Molina-Guzman studies TV and is a big fan of comedies with Latino characters. Her new book examines the role of Latinos in those sitcoms, as well as the changing form of a genre that often relies on cringe humor and “hipster racism.” Read the full story here.

10 Aug

Molina-Guzmán quoted in New York Times article


Isabel Molina-Guzmán, MACS professors and author of “Dangerous Curves: Latina Bodies in the Media,” was quoted in a New York Times article “Declaring ‘That’s Me,’ and Empowering Latinas.”


21 Oct