Reflections from Australia: An American First and then African American?

I just returned from my trip to Hong Kong and Australia.  I attended the Australian Race Studies and Whiteness Conference, held in Mandurah Australia, Dec 5 – 6th. My presentation was well received, and  I will be posting a scripted audio version in my slideshare account soon. Although the language that is spoken is english,…

Off to Australia To A Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Conference

Putting the finishing touches on my presentation, see you all when I get back. Abstract: Employing critical race theory, this paper examines the cultural symbolism connected to why white passengers on the bus during the social disobedience of Rosa Parks are often depicted as anonymous and intimated as innocent silent actors. This paper argues that…