Hollywood's Diversity Problem
- Media & Public Opinion
- Race & Ethnicity
- Gender & Sexuality
When the 2016 Academy Award acting nominations all went to white performers for the second consecutive year, a trending hashtag - #OscarsSoWhite - swept Twitter. But in the span of just a few years, things seem to have changed. Professor Nancy Yuen explains the state of diversity in Hollywood, what challenges persist today, and how to reform the industry.
Check out Yuen’s book, Reel Inequality: Hollywood Actors and Racism