Racial Discourse and Censorship on NBC-TV, 1948–60

  title={Racial Discourse and Censorship on NBC-TV, 1948–60},
  author={Bob Pondillo},
  journal={Journal of Popular Film and Television},
  pages={102 - 114}
  • Bob Pondillo
  • Published 1 July 2005
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Popular Film and Television
The author explores postwar racial discourse in television programming at the National Broadcasting Company (NBC-TV). He concludes that NBC-TV's socially progressive notions were significant in altering television's complicated race negotiations after World War II—a period of transition between an inequitable system of racial hierarchy and a more culturally liberal postwar order. 
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