Nell Irvin Painter
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The History of White People
21 Apr 2010 // 5:00 PM

Evolutionary biologists reckon that all living peoples share the same small number of ancestors... thereby making nonsense of anybody’s pretensions to find a pure racial ancestry.

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The History of White People by Nell Irvin Painter
21 Apr 2010 // 5:00 PM

A history of 'being white' that shows how race is a social construction rather than a biological identity.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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