Streaming Media


Minority and the Media


1 hour 56 minutes


Participants in this session of the "Minority and the Media" workshop include Tana Lane (KOIN), Mark Azul (KOIN), Alan K. Ota (reporter for the Oregonian), and Chuck Strutter (OEPBS-TV). The program was co-sponsored by the Portland State Black Studies Program. [Note: Recording begins and ends abruptly]

Explores, among other subjects, the portrayal of members of minority groups in the mass media and examines discrimination problems faced by women and minorities attempting to obtain employment in the mass media.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


Minorities in mass media -- United States, Discrimination in employment

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 1 track, mono


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Transcript added June 15, 2020.

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