Race porn started to emerge during the late s and early s, during a time where ideas about racial difference and segregation abounded.
Miller-Young states that for Black women, this included depicting them as trickster characters.
At times, race porn also had the potential to be transgressive, offering a social critique about race and gender.
Race Porn – A Brief History of Race and Sex on Film
Black women are capable of evaluating the conditions of their work, particularly given their alternative forms of labor.
Description: Miller-Young states that for Black women, this included depicting them as trickster characters. Either way, race porn started the commercialization of black sexuality on film.