Culture & Arts

Does blackface have a place in Nepali comedy? Probably not

Stereotypical Madhesi portrayals in popular culture are a big hit, but for the Madhesi community, they are racist and offensive.Does blackface have a place in Nepali comedy? Probably not
Deepak Raj Giri (left) says there is nothing wrong with using blackface to portray Madhesi characters. Screengrab via Youtube
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Srizu Bajracharya
Published at : September 1, 2019
Updated at : September 2, 2019 13:35
Kathmandu

Srizu Bajracharya

Srizu Bajracharya is culture and arts reporter for The Kathmandu Post.


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