If you read charitably, this is the blog of the real Will Shetterly. If you read through a thick ideological lens, this is the blog of the straw Will Shetterly.
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Herb Jeffries, the Bronze Buckaroo
Note for antiracists: This ain't appropriation; it's just early black Hollywood. During the heyday of the US cowboy, it's estimated that as many as 25% were black—and perhaps as many were Mexican, 'cause the vaqueros created cowboy culture.