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Race, Culture and Identity: Sitcoms and Stereotypes of People of Color

The Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc.

Join Dr. Culbreth and Dr. Jung Kim for a discussion titled Race, Culture and Identity: Sitcoms and Stereotypes of People of Color”

The Dynamics of Colorism Talk Radio

Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 8:00 pm EST

Listener Call in Line:  914-338-1308

Question to consider: Are people of color being stereotyped in the name of diversity on sitcoms?

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Topics:

  • Historical Review: Stereotypes of people of color on television
  • Race, culture, and identity on television in the millennium
  • Are there set standards of behavior for people of color?
  • What does acting “Black, Asian, or Latino” really mean in the media?
  • I am not racist
  • Stereotypes in 2014 sitcoms
  • Diversity and the wrong approach
  • People of color and reality
  • But it’s still a negative approach
  • Stereotypes and misconceptions of people of color
  • The reality of it all

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Posted by on July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

Unsung Leaders and Change Agents

 
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Posted by on July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

National Survey on Colorism

The Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc.

The National Survey on Colorism

Call for Committee Members

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The National Survey on Colorism is a project of The Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc. The survey will include questions pertaining to family, employment, education, media, marketing, social, identity, and psychological concerns, among other categories. The survey will be administered throughout the United States and abroad in various languages. We are currently seeking members to join our team and sub-committees in the development of the survey. Committee member tasks will include chairing sub-committees, question development, translation, testing, and other duties.

If you are interested in being a part of this monumental project, please contact Dr. Donnamaria Culbreth
Meeting format: Conference Calls

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Posted by on July 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

Race, Color and the Power of Words

The Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc.

Join Dr. Culbreth and Dr. Jung-Kim for a discussion titled “Race, Color and the Power of Words: When words referencing race and color can be offensive!”

Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 8pm EST

on The Dynamics of Colorism Talk Radio

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Topics:

  • The Power of Words
  • Racial terms that hurt
  • Color terms that hurt
  • Words used to identify, describe, and insult people of color
  • Intentional use of triggers
  • Actions and reactions – be prepared
  • Sugar coating
  • Sensitivity and insensitivity
  • But you said it
  • Thinking before you speak
  • The meaning behind it all
  • Intentions
  • Denial
  • Overkill

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Posted by on July 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

Girls of Color and Self-Esteem

The Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc.

Join Dr. Culbreth and Dr. Jung Kim for a discussion titled “Girls of Color and Self-Esteem: The Dire Need to Embrace Diversity and Multiculturalism Now.”

Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 8pm EST

The Dynamics of Colorism Talk Radio

Topics

  • Self-esteem and girls of color
  • The self-esteem crisis: race and color matter and must be addressed
  • Media mistakes and stereotypes: When will they get it right?
  • Understanding the need to include girls of color
  • Exclusion hurts
  • Diversity and Equality

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Posted by on July 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

Journal of Colorism Studies

The Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc.

Journal of Colorism Studies

Reminder

If you plan on submitting an article, book review, commentary, or essay for publication in the Journal of Colorism Studies, the deadline for submissions is July 30, 2014 for the October 2014 publication. The October 2014 volume will be the first publication of the Journal of Colorism Studies. As  the Editor-in-Chief, I am interested in the submission of various manuscripts relative to colorism (interracial and intraracial), multiracial/biracial identity, multicultural, race relations, race issues, and the changing racial composition in America.

We are excited about the publication of our first journal and thank everyone for their submissions..

Continued Success!

Dr. Donnamaria Culbreth 
Editor-in-Chief
Journal of Colorism Studies
 

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Women of Color Transitioning into the What Next Stage in Life, Part II

The Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc.

Join Dr. Culbreth, Dr. Jung-Kim and Dr. Styles for a discussion on women of color and the emotional, physical and psychological issues they experience during and after transition into the what next stage in life.

Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 8pm EST

on

The Dynamics of Colorism Talk Radio

Topics

  • The Civil Rights Act, women of color and transitions
  • Racial discrimination
  • Colorism
  • Women in transition, the media, racism and colorism
  • Finding balance
  • Intimacy
  • Self-love, self-esteem, self-identity, self-pride and self-respect during and after transitions
  • Living life beautiful

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