An Open Statement to the Fans of The Help

An Open Statement to the Fans of The Help http://www.truth.abwh.org On behalf of the Association of Black Women Historians (ABWH), this statement provides historical context to address widespread stereotyping presented in both the film and novel version of The Help. The book has sold over three million copies, and heavy promotion of the movie will ensure its success at the box office. Despite efforts to market the book and the …