Becoming Alien: The Pioneering Vision of “Star Trek”

Published: 13/01/2019
Becoming Alien: The Pioneering Vision of “Star Trek”
Source: LAREVIEWOFBOOKS.ORG

IN THE ’60S, Martin Luther King Jr. told Nichelle Nichols, the actress who portrayed Lieutenant Uhura in the original Star Trek series, that her show was the only one he let his kids stay up late watching. His rationale: The positive depiction of an African-American woman. Thirty years later, Star Trek: The Next Generation was […] The post Becoming Alien: The Pioneering Vision of “Star Trek”

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