Who is this Baby Doll, and why is she referred to as such? This is her story. ~Robert McKinney, February 9, 1940

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Baby Dolls & African American Mardi Gras Masquerading Traditions in Summer 2015 Oxford African American Studies Center Update

“African American participation in Mardi...

D. Eric Bookhardt on Contemporary Artists Respond to the New Orleans Baby Dolls exhibition at the McKenna Museum of African American Art

“This expo of Baby Doll-inspired...

About the Exhibit: “Contemporary Artists Respond to the New Orleans Baby Dolls”

“Contemporary Artists Respond to the New...

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July 20, 2015 |

Baby Dolls & African American Mardi Gras Masquerading Traditions in Summer 2015 Oxford African American Studies Center Update

“African American participation in Mardi Gras has been persistent since its introduction into the Louisiana...

April 24, 2015 |

D. Eric Bookhardt on Contemporary Artists Respond to the New Orleans Baby Dolls exhibition at the McKenna Museum of African American Art

“This expo of Baby Doll-inspired contemporary art at the McKenna Museum of African American Art is populist...

April 15, 2015 |

About the Exhibit: “Contemporary Artists Respond to the New Orleans Baby Dolls”

“Contemporary Artists Respond to the New Orleans Baby Dolls” is an exhibition of art about, and inspired by,...

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