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Jacqueline Woodson On Being A 'Brown Girl' Who Dreams

Jacqueline Woodson On Being A 'Brown Girl' Who Dreams | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it
In her new memoir for young adults, Woodson uses free verse to tell the story of growing up in the 1960s and 1970s. Her work for young readers often touches on themes of race and identity.
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Different Racisms: On Stereotypes, the Individual, and Asian American Masculinity

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In Different Racisms, Matthew Salesses explores the unique racism Asian Americans face, including the model minority myth, the impact of Jeremy Lin’s fame on Asian American representation in nation...
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LeiLani Nishime explores the Asian American experience in her new book

LeiLani Nishime explores the Asian American experience in her new book | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it
Author Leilani Nishime explains what motivated her to write about multiracial Asian-Americans in her new book,
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'Brown babies': The Mischlingskinder Story

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Emmy award–winning journalist and executive producer Regina Griffin presents her  documentary, Brown Babies: The Mischlingskinder Story, at a free screening Tuesday, January 7, at noon at the National Archives Building in...
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The Forgotten People: Cane River's Creoles of Color: Gary B. Mills, Mills, Elizabeth Shown

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10 Awesome Books for Children of Mixed Race

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It's valuable for children to see themselves and their families represented in art and literature, to give them a sense of larger community, so we've compiled a list of 10 awesome books featuring children of mixed race and multicultural families.
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I Didn't Know What I Didn't Know: A Southern White Woman's Story About Race eBook: Dorothy Marcus

I Didn't Know What I Didn't Know: A Southern White Woman's Story About Race - Kindle edition by Dorothy Marcus, Kaypri, Hettie Jones. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading I Didn't Know What I Didn't Know: A Southern White Woman's Story About Race.
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Bird by Crystal Chan

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In the small town of Caledonia, Iowa, Jewel stands out: she's "'half-Jamaican, a quarter white, and a quarter Mexican.'" As if to provide a physical embodiment of Jewel's hapa background, the audib...
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Intermarried: Amy Chua, Maurice Berger, Yael Ben-Zion:

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Beyond Racial Gridlock: Embracing Mutual Responsibility: George Yancey:

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Christians have struggled with racial issues for centuries, and often inadvertently contribute to the problem. Many proposed solutions have been helpful, but these only take us so far. Adding to this complex situation is the reality that Christians of different races see the issues differently. Sociologist George Yancey surveys a range of approaches to racial healing that Christians have used and offers a new model for moving forward.

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Home : Shop : Books : IndiVisible | National Museum of the American Indian

Home : Shop : Books : IndiVisible | National Museum of the American Indian | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it

Twenty-seven passionate essays explore the complex history and contemporary lives of people with a dual heritage that is a little-known part of American culture. Authors from across the Americas share first-person accounts of struggle, adaptation, and survival and examine such diverse subjects as contemporary art, the Cherokee Freedmen issue, and the evolution of jazz and blues. This richly illustrated book brings to light an epic history that speaks to present-day struggles for racial identity and understanding.



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Garcelle Beauvais: 'Diversity should be celebrated'

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TOO DARK to be white, too light to be black. It’s just one of the negative cliché’s history has leveled at mixed race people, reminding them they don’t ‘belong’ to either side.

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