The Madeleine Brand Show

The Madeleine Brand Show is a daily, two-hour program that looks at news and culture through the lens of Southern California. Hosted by Madeleine Brand

'White Wash' tells story of black surfers

by The Madeleine Brand Show

This weekend there's a screening of a documentary that dives into one of California's signature sports: surfing. But it focuses on a slice of the surfing world that often gets over looked — African Americans. The movie is called White Wash and it tells the story of black surfing culture.

Historian Alison Jefferson has studied this group of athletes and she joins the show with more.

For details on the screening of White Wash this weekend, click here.

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