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On and Off the Shelf » Multiracialism

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Hapa Girl: A Memoir By May-Lee Chai. Temple University Press, 2007. Call Number: F660 .A1 C38 2007 (Also available online via ebrary). The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family By Annette Gordon-Reed.
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How to Be an American Housewife: Book Giveaway! | HapaMama

How to Be an American Housewife: Book Giveaway! | HapaMama | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Starting off in San Diego in the present day, the narrative dips back in time to Shoko's childhood in Japan during the aftermath of World War II. Each chapter of How to be an American Housewife starts off with a ”tip” ...
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FAB Reads: Mixed-Race Reads – by Almaz Ohene | FAB BLOG

FAB Reads: Mixed-Race Reads – by Almaz Ohene | FAB BLOG | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Britain has the highest levels of mixed race relationships in the developed world, with nearly half of all Carribean children the country having one white parent. Issues of race lie at the heart of 'New Britain', and here, within ...
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Issues of Diversity in Children's and Adolescent Literature: Biracial Literature using Two Mrs. Gibsons

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potpourri-of-books: Open City by Teju Cole

potpourri-of-books: Open City by Teju Cole | biracial literature | Scoop.it
He's biracial— German and Nigerian and acutely aware of how people of color are perceived. The book is often a ... In the midst of these fragmentary episodes there is one alarming narrative by someone he once knew—Moji.
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Popular British Asian Writers - DESIblitz.com

Popular British Asian Writers - DESIblitz.com | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Popular British Asian WritersDESIblitz.comThe novel focuses on the young mixed-race boy, Karim and his endeavors to escape suburban South London.
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relationship: The Color of Water | relationship

relationship: The Color of Water | relationship | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Interspersed throughout his mother's compelling narrative, McBride shares candid recollections of his own experiences as a mixed-race child of poverty, his flirtations with drugs and violence, and his eventual self-realization ...
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Intercultural Happenings: MIXED RACE LITERATURE

Mixed race literature is a genre by authors and about individuals who identify as being mixed-race. This ranges from Native-European, African-European, Native-African American, and other multiracial identities.
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family: The Color of Water | family

family: The Color of Water | family | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Interspersed throughout his mother's compelling narrative, McBride shares candid recollections of his own experiences as a mixed-race child of poverty, his flirtations with drugs and violence, and his eventual self-realization ...
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Michele Elam explores new representations of mixed “race” in ...

Michele Elam explores new representations of mixed “race” in ... | biracial literature | Scoop.it
The way we speak about “race” has changed. In this installment of “In Their Own Words” English professor Michele Elam discusses her latest research, which explores how representations of mixed race in… ...
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Christiane Noll And More To Read C.O.A.L By David Brian Colbert 9/2 - Broadway World

TheaterMania.comChristiane Noll And More To Read C.O.A.L By David Brian Colbert 9/2Broadway WorldMost notably, a multi-ethnic cast representing the central biracial character.
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Hapa-Palooza challenges mixed-race stereotypes - Vancouver Sun

Hapa-Palooza challenges mixed-race stereotypes - Vancouver Sun | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Hapa-Palooza challenges mixed-race stereotypesVancouver SunFrom today to Saturday, Hapa-Palooza will feature film, literature, dance and music produced by mixedrace artists, as well as panel discussions.
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Amazon.com: Claiming Place: Biracial Young Adults of the Post-Civil Rights Era eBook: Marion Kilson: Kindle Store

Amazon.com: Claiming Place: Biracial Young Adults of the Post-Civil Rights Era eBook: Marion Kilson: Kindle Store (Claiming Place: Biracial Young Adults of the Post-Civil Rights Era: Born on the crest of the Civil Rights Movem...)...
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biracial literature #3: the finding-identity-by-going-on-a-literal ...

I'm heading back into the realm of biracial literature again, after reading some other stuff for awhile, both because it continues to interest me and because I'm now about 90% certain that I am going to spend my summer ...
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Paranormal Author Hildie McQueen Discusses Her Biracial Heritage and the Impact on her Debut Novel Desperate Betrayal

Paranormal Author Hildie McQueen Discusses Her Biracial Heritage and the Impact on her Debut Novel Desperate Betrayal | biracial literature | Scoop.it
I’m so excited to share my interview with Hildie McQueen. She’s one of my writer buds from Georgia Romance Writers. Hildie’s book, Desperate Betrayal, was recently released by Crescent Moon Press. {readmorelink} Read More...
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Review: Two Works by Ronaldo V. Wilson | Lantern Review Blog

Review: Two Works by Ronaldo V. Wilson | Lantern Review Blog | biracial literature | Scoop.it
In “Construction of a Black Poetic Self in Four Narratives,” for instance, the lyric speaker explores the complications of a mixed-race heritage through the bodies of his parents: In a box, my father's torso is in a white thermal rib ...
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Tomáš Zmeškal: An exciting time for Czech literature - Czech Position

Tomáš Zmeškal: An exciting time for Czech literature - Czech Position | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Czech PositionTomáš Zmeškal: An exciting time for Czech literatureCzech PositionTo Zmeškal, who has Czech and African roots, the experience being of mixed race in the East was fundamentally different than in the West.
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REVIEW: Voodoo #1 by Ron Marz, Sami Basr... - Bleeding Cool News

REVIEW: Voodoo #1 by Ron Marz, Sami Basr... - Bleeding Cool News | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Bleeding Cool NewsREVIEW: Voodoo #1 by Ron Marz, Sami Basr...Bleeding Cool NewsAmidst an internet furore over the depiction of women in comic books, comes Voodoo #1, starring a mixed race (Louisiana Creole/Daemonite/Kheribim) bisexual character,...
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A Novel of Stormy Children and Angry Parents in Upstate New York. - New York Times

A Novel of Stormy Children and Angry Parents in Upstate New York. - New York Times | biracial literature | Scoop.it
New York TimesA Novel of Stormy Children and Angry Parents in Upstate New York.New York TimesBy Justin Torres What exactly is wrong with this boy's mother (white, from Brooklyn) and his father (Puerto Rican, also from Brooklyn), and what damage has...
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asianamlitfans: Cristina García's The Lady Matador's Hotel

asianamlitfans: Cristina García's The Lady Matador's Hotel | biracial literature | Scoop.it
The eponymous character is Suki Palacios, a mixed-race Japanese-Mexican-American character who is a lady matador and a medical school student from Los Angeles. Additionally, there is an Asian ...
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What is Beauty: Otilia Umaga, the Mulatto girl from Martinique

What is Beauty: Otilia Umaga, the Mulatto girl from Martinique | biracial literature | Scoop.it
A Belgian slave dealer –married to a Spanish woman from Seville- and a mixed race –mulatto- girl from Martinique, who enters the scene late, but with decisive participation. With a narrative as exotic as it is attractive, the ...
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Mixed Race America: Why is a mixed race character in this white ...

Mixed Race America: Why is a mixed race character in this white ... | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Why is a mixed race character in this white novel? So I'm back after a 2-week stint at the Project Narrative Summer Institute at Ohio State University. For any humanities or even social science scholars out there who are looking ...
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Family Histories of 'Passing' from Black to White Documented in Book - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

Family Histories of 'Passing' from Black to White Documented in Book - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Diverse: Issues in Higher EducatioFamily Histories of 'Passing' from Black to White Documented in BookDiverse: Issues in Higher EducatioThis, she told then college student Sharfstein, despite her family's decades-old designation as Coloured, a...
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