Blackface Resources


Blackface (Objective Lessons) by Ayanna Thompson, 2021

The 1619 Project by Nikole Hannah-Jones, The New York Times Magazine chapter: Music, Wesley Morris, pages 359-379


Blackface is just a symptom of American medicine’s racist past by Christopher Willoughby

Don’t get why blackface is offensive? Here’s why it is (and why it matters) by Liz Schumer

Don’t get what’s wrong with blackface? Here’s why its so offensive by Jenee Desmond-Harris

Videos and Podcasts

Blackface Problem with Intention by Dr. Ayanna Thompson

Racist Med School Yearbook Photos? Medicine’s Racism Problems go even Deeper by NPR