'I can talk about my troubles': Why chats with barbers can promote health for black men | CBC News · Posted: Dec 24, 2018 4:00 AM ET
“To discuss the Los Angeles study findings, CBC News spoke to Cheryl Thompson, an assistant professor in the faculty of communication and design at Ryerson University in Toronto who has studied the history of barbering in Canada.” Read more at https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/barbers-health-promotion-1.4955703.
Real Talk on Race: Blackface performances a hit in bygone Montreal | Ainslie MacLellan · CBC News · Posted: Mar 23, 2016 1:30 PM ET | Last Updated: March 23, 2016
“While a PhD student at McGill, Thompson scoured photo and print collections of Montreal's McCord Museum and found dozens of images of blackface performers and advertisements for minstrel shows in Montreal.” Read more at https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/real-talk-on-race-blackface-performances-a-hit-in-bygone-montreal-1.3495840.
Blackface in Brockton | Posted on March 11, 2015
“Researching the minstrel show in Toronto…. I decided to talk to someone who knew the history of minstrel shows in Canada and Toronto, and I found Cheryl Thompson, Ph D., an expert on the subject.” Read more at http://blok.ca/blackface-in-brockton/.