Archive for December, 2011
Shades Of Grey: Interracial Couples On TV
Erica Chito Childs / Hunter College and CUNY Graduate Center
While real-life interracial marriage remains low, interracial couples on television are increasingly popular. Do they signify increased racial acceptance or simply reproduce long-standing prejudices?
It’s time for us to center down, appreciate our current existence and be sensitive to our real surroundings instead of being online all the time.
On the representation and critique of transnational power relationships and transborder racialization in the movie Sleepdealer
How The Jeremy Kyle Show reflects cultural anxiety about the lower class.
“We’re Grinding Like Everybody Else”: Race, Video Game Culture, and New Media Authorship
TreaAndrea M. Russworm / University of Massachusetts, Amherst
A thought-provoking deconstruction of the place of race and authorship in video game culture.