Month: May 2018

Exhibits

2011 National Museum of African American History and CultureIn April 2011, the Smithsonian’s NMAAHC in Washington acquired the author’s research archives for “The Real Pepsi Challenge.” It was a 2½-year process. The collection comprises about 120 original items, including 12 of the 13 Pepsi ads that these special-markets pioneers ran in Ebony in the 1940s, …

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Talks, interviews, panels for ‘The Real Pepsi Challenge’

TALKS2017 Washington, D.C.National Museum of African American History and Culture. “Represent: African Americans and the Advertising Industry.” Lectures, panel and film screening on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the release of the film “Boomerang,” dir. by Reginal Hudlin. Capparell lecture on early African-American images in advertising. 2015 Bari, ItalyWorld Marketing Congress, sponsored by …

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