Ethnic minority radio in the United States

John D.H. Downing*

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The analysis details the distribution of minority‐owned radio stations in the continental United States. In an effort to characterize the role and format of such stations, an African American, Native American, and Latino station are singled out for further analysis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)135-148
Number of pages14
JournalHoward Journal of Communications
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1990


  • Alternative media
  • Asian radio
  • Black radio
  • Ethnic radio
  • Ksjv‐fm
  • Latino radio
  • Minority radio
  • Native american radio
  • Wojb‐fm

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Communication
  • Strategy and Management


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