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Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
.... In a postracial office, race is denied as a salient factor in decision making through an emphasis on work quality, even while worker quality is attributed to race. This chapter explores the multiple ways that race is made meaningful in such an environment. postrace cognitive work software labor...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... This chapter introduces two different ways of imagining the postracial. On the one hand, the postracial names a state and place beyond racial difference and inequality, or a condition advancing toward this state. This version of the post-racial overlooks how over-confident narratives, especially...
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003250-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0325-0
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003250-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0325-0
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003250-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0325-0
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003250-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0325-0
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395195-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9519-5
Published: 15 March 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003281-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0328-1
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 11 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399063-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9906-3
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By Nicholas Sammond
Published: 17 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7578-4
... laughter race blackface minstrelsy violence postracial ...
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By Michelle D. Commander
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7330-8
... Afro-Brazilian Cachoeira Pelourinho postracial racial paradise ...
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By Shalini Shankar
Published: 30 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7561-6
... Asian American assemblage multicultural marketing postracial second generation ...
Published: 17 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375784-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7578-4
... subject, and in the objects of jokes in the United States. It uses this analysis to discuss why minstrelsy is still practiced today, and why in a supposedly postracial era in the United States the donning of blackface, both professionally and by amateurs, has actually increased. The resurgence...
Published: 30 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375616-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7561-6
... This chapter considers the significance and impact of assemblages of diversity on meanings of race and ethnicity in advertising and society. Especially in light of demographic shifts reported in the 2010 U.S. Census, the notion of a “postracial” America underscored by Obama’s presidency...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
..., and theories. Ultimately, Reed gestures toward alternative frames for sustained queer engagements with race, gender, and sexuality that address how racialized embodiment shapes and is shaped by interpersonal and institutional racism, refusing myths of a postracial state. spectacular fetishization...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373308-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7330-8
.... The chapter goes on to demonstrate how the presence of Black Americans authenticates these myths. Afro-Brazilian Cachoeira Pelourinho postracial racial paradise ...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... The introduction to Hope Draped in Black suggests that the postracial rhetoric around Barack Obama’s ascendancy exemplifies well-entrenched attachments to progress and redemption. By providing a reading of McCain’s 2008 concession speech and Obama’s response to the George Zimmerman verdict...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
..., and remembrance. Stanley Kramer’s film Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner prompts the viewer to align black freedom struggles with a postracial, forward-gazing imaginary that downplays the connections between race, class, and gender. Sidney Poitier’s character, the chapter argues, anticipates yearnings for a position...
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By Sareeta Amrute
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... of information on foreign populations of potential customers and to evaluate the desired traits of future cognitive workers. In a postracial office, race is denied as a salient factor in decision making through an emphasis on work quality, even while worker quality is attributed to race. This chapter explores...