Week 9


“Yellow face is a practice of cultural appropriation; taking what is thought to be Asian or Asian American and making it into something that sells to audiences is a self-serving practice” (Wilson, Gutierrez, Chao p. 46) #breakfastatTiffany’s #racist #mickeyrooney #Mack

Hollywood is filled with white people producing movies and creating stereotypes based on the way they think Asians act. This is perhaps one of the most offensive portrayals of a Japanese person of Mickey Rooney as Mr. Yunioshi.


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