Schlund-Vials (who is a mixed-race
Cambodian and white American.
The Heaton-born celeb said having mixed-race
women in prominent public positions would have given her "validation" growing up.
Multiracials and Civil Rights: Mixed-Race
Stories of Discrimination
The 34-year-old former Xtra Factor host said: "It's still not easy sometimes being a mixed-race
woman, even in today's society, and there are certain people who still don't embrace it.
I've spent my life navigating the nuances that come with being mixed-race
. On one hand, I am aware of the privilege that comes with having one White parent and European features, making it easier for me to navigate academic and social spaces.
American actress with a history of activism, Markle is a different mould of royal princess -- and the symbolism was not lost on the largely black crowd.
I never thought, 'Oh, look at me in a mixed-race
relationship.' "I fell in love with a man and he happened to be black and we adopted a mixed-race
Lots of mixed-race
couples weren't so lucky." Dawn, who lives in Cornwall with second husband Mark Bignell, is releasing a new book next week giving life advice called Me, You.
Multicultural literature for children and young adults has never been known to adequately reflect the diversity of society, so it will come as no surprise that there are very few contemporary publications or research in children's and young adult literature depicting mixed-race
Sharing her personal experiences as a mother, child, and mixed-race
American of Korean and Mongolian ancestry with poetry of piercing emotion and intelligent turns of phrase, Cropp elaborates the complexities of identity, religion, and family.
In an effort to demystify the "strange world" of the American "quadroon," mixed-race
women of color thought to be one-quarter African, the author disentangles these women from their symbolic function as racially and sexually exotic, promiscuous, and materialistic.
In Between and Out of Place: Mixed-Race
Identity, Liquor, and the Law in British Columbia, 1850-1914.