Saturday, May 05, 2007

Race matters

John August answers a query about type-casting and race in Hollywood;

"I am an African-American aspiring screenwriter and I was curious about how the industry views us. Are Black screenwriters seen as being able to only write material with themes pertaining to our race?"

Read the rest of the post here.

1 comment:

Anna said...

Thanks for the link. Interesting "conversation." I'm more familiar with questions of whether women can only write plays for women etc While many of the arguments are similar, some are different. Very interesting.