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Project News

Photos & updates from Loving Day flagship celebration - 2014
Portraying NYC and Beijing-based families that include children with mixed races, ethnicities, and cultures.
Aug 18
Part 3 of Mixed Mondays film series is the first U.S preview of Toasted Marshmallows' documentary about mixed-race women in North America
Aug 4
Part 1 of our summer Mixed Monday film series is a 1959 Lana Turner classic - Imitation of Life
Overlapping diasporas, Jewish fatherhood, Civil Rights murders, & more...
Jun 14
11th annual celebration in New York!
A talk by Maureen Walker, PhD, via Wellesley Centers for Women
Photographer Myra Greene examines whiteness (via PBS)
Check in each weekday for a new profile by Heidi Durrow
Time Out New York via BrooklynZineFest.com
A traveling exhibit and lecture series about hair, beauty shop culture, race, and identity, by Candacy Taylor
How activists, bureaucrats, and media constructed a new American
via jamietheignorantamerican.tumblr.com
Intermarriage is playing a big role in changing some of our views of ethnicity - via Pew Research
Will increased racial mixing finally and permanently redefine how we imagine our racial identities?
Personal essay about the history of mixed African and European ancestry
Jun 12
How does our belief in race affect our most intimate relationships?
PSA by Singer/Songwriter Andromeda Turre via Huffington Post
Apr 24
Come talk about race, gender, sexuality and media with four zinesters, activists and media-makers.