Oral #1: Brynn Staker – The Racial Other: Stereotypes in Rogers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!

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Faculty mentor: Elizabeth Craft

I found patterns in American musical theatre concerning representations of racial stereotypes. I researched and catalogued old newspapers and discovered trends in the portrayal of different characters in relation to their race and ethnicity and categorized and defined these trends as caricatures.

Watch my research presentation below.
Questions or comments? Contact me at: brynnastaker@gmail.com

View my Presentation Slides HERE

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