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Black Horror Movies And Their Greater Social Impact

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Black Horror Movies And Their Greater Social Impact

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Black Horror Movies And Their Greater Social Impact

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From Blacula and Night of the Living Dead to Candy Man and Bones, black people and horror movies have a storied history.

The films are not only entertaining; many also break down social conventions.

For more on the world of black horror movies, Farai Chideya speaks with Stephane Dunn — an assistant professor of English at Morehouse College — and actor Tony Todd, who has played the legendary horror icon, the Candyman.