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Archie Is Having a Baby with Valerie From 'Josie and the Pussycats' [Exclusive] - ComicsAlliance | Comic book culture, news, humor, commentary, and reviews

Archie Is Having a Baby with Valerie From 'Josie and the Pussycats' [Exclusive] - ComicsAlliance | Comic book culture, news, humor, commentary, and reviews | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Over the past few years, Archie Comics has become one of the most socially progressive comic book publishers in the market, with genuinely solid s (Archie has a biracial baby with Valerie from Josie and the Pussycats?
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asianamlitfans: Kimberly Pauley's Cat Girl's Day Off

asianamlitfans: Kimberly Pauley's Cat Girl's Day Off | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Her best friends are Oscar, a mixed-race, gay, celebrity-culture obsessed Asian American, and Melly, a beautiful white girl who aspires to be an actress. The plot of the story involves the three friends ...
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Hip Hapas share poetic talents - Berkeley Beacon (subscription)

Hip Hapas share poetic talentsBerkeley Beacon (subscription)Veronica del Rosario, an ASIA executive board member, explained that she felt the performers' perspectives helped Hapas relate with one another.
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American Literature Journal: Passing: Symptomatic

American Literature Journal: Passing: Symptomatic | biracial literature | Scoop.it
However, the protagonist's, or "Rocky" as Greta calls her, race is explained by what she sees because though it in first narrative, she neglects to mention anything about her being black or biracial. (Or I just plainly overlooked it.) ...
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The Blasian Narrative: Blasian Lit Thread #14

The Blasian Narrative: Blasian Lit Thread #14 | biracial literature | Scoop.it
The Blasian Narrative. Class is now in session ... So, a few people have asked how I find these Blasian books, well recently I've subscribed to a few websites that list books with interracial themes. What I do is go through these ...
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'Twelfth and Race': Race, class, and family secrets - Philadelphia Inquirer

'Twelfth and Race': Race, class, and family secrets - Philadelphia Inquirer | biracial literature | Scoop.it
'Twelfth and Race': Race, class, and family secretsPhiladelphia InquirerAs the book opens, Lorraine, a young mother, leaves her family and mixed-race son, driven away in part by their rejection of her Puerto Rican boyfriend.
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Tomáš Zmeškal: The Biography of a Black-and-White Lamb - Radio Prague

Tomáš Zmeškal: The Biography of a Black-and-White Lamb - Radio Prague | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Radio PragueTomáš Zmeškal: The Biography of a Black-and-White LambRadio PragueThe book, A Love Letter in Cuneiform Script, went on to win the coveted European Union Prize for Literature last year and Tomáš Zmeškal has won international acclaim,...
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Sofia Samatar: The Souls of Mixed Folk

Sofia Samatar: The Souls of Mixed Folk | biracial literature | Scoop.it
I like a nice, sharp piece of literary criticism, and Elam delivers. I learned about a number of artists I wasn't familiar with before. But what the book really did for me was open my eyes to national debates on mixed race--debates ...
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Biracial/Bicultural Identity in the Writings of Sui ... - Mixed Race Studies

In addition, I will argue that Sui Sin Far's specific focus on the position of biracial and bicultural individuals (both in autobiographical and fictional representations) is a major strategy in her redefinition of “race” as a category in ...
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Amazon.com: Half and Half: Writers on Growing Up Biracial and Bicultural (9780375400315): Claudine C. O'Hearn: Books

Amazon.com: Half and Half: Writers on Growing Up Biracial and Bicultural (9780375400315): Claudine C.
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After Canaan: Essays on Race, Writing, and Region by Wayde Compton All o' We is Me: Mixed Race Identity in the Caribbean-Canadian Cont...
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Wayde Compton: Hybridity and Hogan's Alley | EVENT Magazine

Wayde Compton: Hybridity and Hogan's Alley | EVENT Magazine | biracial literature | Scoop.it
“The narratives that existed in my twenties were civil rights and black power narratives, however it doesn't necessarily fit in a place like Vancouver,” Compton explains. “I didn't fit in those narratives.
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Harry Whitehead - Globe and Mail

Harry Whitehead - Globe and Mail | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Globe and MailHarry WhiteheadGlobe and MailHis characters, first nations, mixed race and European, are all persuasively drawn; Hunt, in particular, is a character of almost Dostoyevskian darkness and complexity, tormented by the loss of his son David,...
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The Blasian Narrative: Some more Blasian History

The Blasian Narrative: Some more Blasian History | biracial literature | Scoop.it
This is relevant because I've come across names and photos of interracial couples from those times...and they are mostly those that have one white person, usually Black women are excluded altogether. The essay in its ...
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Hardboiled Slave Narrative: A Critical Analysis of Walter Mosley's ...

When the reader meets Gwendolyn she is a young adult of extraordinary beauty, and mixed race. This is commonly known as the “tragic mulatto”, a classic archetypal character that frequently appears in the slave narrative ...
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Talk Amongst Yourselves: Racial Stereotypes in Literature « The ...

Talk Amongst Yourselves: Racial Stereotypes in Literature « The ... | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Talk Amongst Yourselves: Racial Stereotypes in Literature. This entry was ... In The Red Pyramid, the Kane children, Carter and Sadie, are the children of an interracial marriage, their father is black and their mother is white.
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That Hapa Chick: All Things Asian Wrap Up and My Favorite Asian ...

That Hapa Chick: All Things Asian Wrap Up and My Favorite Asian ... | biracial literature | Scoop.it
I loved this book so much and the main guy character is even a hapa! ... Gangly Patty, no 'China doll,' longs to be white like her long-gone father...readers will find a compelling narrative, and a spunky, sympathetic heroine.
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Book Review: No Time Like the Present - Post-Apartheid Life | FrogenYozurt.Com - Literature & Entertainment

Book Review: No Time Like the Present - Post-Apartheid Life | FrogenYozurt.Com - Literature & Entertainment | biracial literature | Scoop.it
In No Time Like the Present, Gordimer trains her keen eye on Steve and Jabulile, an interracial couple living in a newly, tentatively, free South Africa.
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New Books: Asian American Identity, Power, and Community : Asian ...

New Books: Asian American Identity, Power, and Community : Asian ... | biracial literature | Scoop.it
New books examine the intersections of Asian American racial/ethnic identity, power and institutional relationships with mainstream U.S. society, and how community dynamics affect their sense of belonging.
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A particular eye, a particular sensibility - The Hindu

A particular eye, a particular sensibility - The Hindu | biracial literature | Scoop.it
The HinduA particular eye, a particular sensibilityThe HinduHe is somebody who is a mixed race guy academically affiliated to Columbia University and he has a melancholy interior; kind of trying to find his own way in the world.
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biracial literature #5: finding community | comp lit and mediaphilia

biracial literature #5: finding community | comp lit and mediaphilia | biracial literature | Scoop.it
I guess this really terribly written, rambling post is just my way of saying I think this book does a great job of showing how one way to come to terms with biracial identity is to find someone else who shares it, even if the ...
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It Is Almost That - A painted autobiographical novel by a young artist ...

It Is Almost That - A painted autobiographical novel by a young artist ... | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Let's go. Adrian Piper's Political Self-Portraits come first, which are very well known in the art world, but alongside other writing her narratives sit differently.
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Alison Berlinski's A Beautiful Mess Sheds Light on Biracial Struggles ...

Alison Berlinski's A Beautiful Mess Sheds Light on Biracial Struggles ... | biracial literature | Scoop.it
Being biracial not only affected her self perception, but her relationship with her parents, friends, boyfriends, and the people around her. Her life stories are what inspired her to write a memoir of her personal struggles with ...
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Svenya Nimmons Pens Book About Biracial Identity | Rolling Out ...

Svenya Nimmons Pens Book About Biracial Identity | Rolling Out ... | biracial literature | Scoop.it
While we envision ourselves as having moved past the point of light skin vs. dark skin, there's another category of sorts — other or biracial. The issue was.
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Interview with Adebe DeRango-Adem, co-Editor of “Other Tongues ...

Interview with Adebe DeRango-Adem, co-Editor of “Other Tongues ... | biracial literature | Scoop.it
In your introduction, you mention that you studied “interracial figures in literature” in grad school. Aside from being mixed, was there another reason that you were compelled to delve deeper into the interracial experience?
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