Race, Gender Media Class Watch Latino in America

Just two months before CNN Premieres “Latino in America 2,” students at the University of Alabama watched the first Latino in America:THE GARCIAS, which premiered in October 2009.

I wonder if CNN is going to do a ‘where are they now’ #rgm
July 22, 2011
The Garcia boys are trying to ‘pass’ ..I know a thing or two about that topic #rgm
July 21, 2011
@BamaProducer I recommend our class having a Latino foods party! #rgm
July 21, 2011
Is the fact that TWO characters in @CNN Latino in America were teenage moms reflective of why Hispanic population has grown so fast? #rgm
July 22, 2011
Having a baby at 14?? Couldn’t even imagine. #rgm
July 22, 2011
Speaking of movies… when are we going to see a Latino or black super hero? We see what happened to the green lantern.. #rgm
July 22, 2011
@Soledad_OBrien as an African American woman studying PR at the University of Alabama I fully support "LATINOS in AMERICA" Si Se Puede #rgm
July 22, 2011

Author: George Daniels

George L. Daniels is an associate professor of journalism at the University of Alabama. After spending eight years in the local television newsroom working as a producer at stations in Richmond, Virginia; Cincinnati, Ohio; and Atlanta, Georgia, Daniels moved from the newsroom to the classroom. He’s conducted research on diversity issues in the media workplace and change in the television newsroom as well as media convergence. Before going to work in television news, Daniels worked briefly as a freelance writer for The Richmond Free Press in his hometown of Richmond, Va.

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