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Light, Bright, and Damned Near White: Biracial and Triracial Culture in America

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The election of America's first biracial president brings the question dramatically to the fore. What does it mean to be biracial or tri-racial in the United States today? Anthropologist Stephanie Bird takes us into a world where people are struggling to be heard, recognized, and celebrated for the racial diversity one would think is the epitome of America's melting pot pe ...more
Hardcover, 150 pages
Published March 20th 2009 by Praeger Publishers (first published October 30th 2007)
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Decent mix of autobiography and research, but poorly edited.
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This is still a topic we all need to more about. Thanks, Stephanie!
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Stephanie Rose Bird is a prolific fiction and nonfiction author. Her debut novel,"No Barren Life," a work of YA/literary fantasy/fiction will be published in 2015 by Lodestone Books. Her newest work of nonfiction, "Mama Earth's Spiritual Guide to Weight-loss" will also be published in 2015. She is also the author of 5 published books, the most recent two are "The Big Book of Soul: the Ultimate Gui ...more
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