Racializing Bodies

WEBSITE: “RACE: Are We So Different?”
[Spend at least 15-20 minutes browsing the website. Identify at least one question from the website you want to discuss with classmates in tutorial.]

Selections from Body Battlegrounds: Transgressions, Tensions, and Transformations, edited by Chris BOBEL & Samantha KWAN. Vanderbilt University Press, 2019:
● LAKSHMANAN, Praveena. “Pretty Brown: Encounters with My Skin Color”
(pgs. 58-60).
● REHMAN, Sara. “‘Showing Our Muslim’: Embracing the Hijab in the Era of
Paradox” (pgs. 165-167).
● BROOMFIELD, Mark. “‘Doing Out’: A Black Dandy Defies Gender Norms
in the Bronx” (pgs. 168-170).

In-Class Peer Review Workshop: Reflective Blog Writing

OPTIONAL: GRAVLEE, Clarence. 2009. “How Race Becomes Biology: Embodiment of Social Inequality.” American Journal of Physical Anthropology 139(1): 47-57.

VIDEO: “The Biology of Skin Color.” Howard Hughes Medical Institute BioInteractive Video.