TITLE

First black Miss Italy picked amidst two judges' disapproval

PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Jet;9/23/96, Vol. 90 Issue 19, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the criticism of the crowning of Denny Mendez as Miss Italy for 1996. First Black Miss Italy; Opinions of Bob Krieger and Alba Parietti; Feelings of two of the judges that a Black woman could not represent the concept of Italian beauty.
ACCESSION #
9609257950

 

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