Tide has always stood for surprising whiteness
, while adding a bit of humour to the otherwise mundane laundry chores.
We argue that the use of whiteness
as a conceptual prism to study race offers a productive way to analyse the contemporary operation of race and manifestations of racial inequality on the African continent.
evasion, joking, silence, and other discourse moves) to "maintain the power of Whiteness
with respect to racism and White supremacy" (p.
, sight (vision), invisibility, visibility, visual exchanges, Du Bois
Based on spontaneous conversations of shantytown youth hanging out on the streets of their neighborhoods and interviews from the comfortable living rooms of the middle class, the author of this work shows how racial ideas permeate the daily lives of Rio de Janeiro's residents across race and class lines as the book weaves together the experiences of these two groups to explore what the author calls Brazil's "comfortable racial contradiction," where embedded structural racism that privileges whiteness
exists alongside a deeply held pride in the country's history of racial mixture and lack of overt racial conflict.
KEYWORDS: pedagogy, Whiteness
, autoethnography, personal narrative, critical reflective practice
Because of my insider-outsider status in the field and the political science classroom, I use critical Whiteness
studies to reflect on the construction of the field and how students have become accustomed to understanding the field as raceless, meaning Whiteness
is centered while narratives of scholars of color are decentered.
As Richard Dyer insightfully noted in White, if the supremacy of whiteness
is to be dismantled, whiteness
has to be made strange (1997, 4, 10).
The decision to hold Whiteness
History Month at this specific type of institution was a bold one, not only for the provocative subject matter, but also logistically.
An initial example may illustrate this specific kind of misreading through the lens of whiteness
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