TITLE

Is it still taboo for Blacks and Whites to kiss in movies?

PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
Jet;04/27/98, Vol. 93 Issue 22, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Questions the concept of interracial romances in films with emphasis on Blacks and Whites. Reference to actors such as Wesley Snippes who have kissed persons of a different race; Views of Snippes on whether kissing some of of another race should be considered a taboo.
ACCESSION #
562058

 

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