WEDNESDAY, 24 OCTOBER: “NOT QUITE WHITE: ARABS, SLAVS, AND THE CONTOURS OF CONTESTED WHITENESS”

1) 12:00 noon, 104 Allen House   2) 7:30pm, 315 L/L Commons.

UVM’s Center for Cultural Pluralism is sponsoring a viewing of this film.  In (http://www.silkroadrising.org/video-plays/not-quite-whiteNot Quite White: Arabs, Slavs, and the Contours of Contested Whiteness, directors Jamil Khoury and Stephen Combs integrated scenes from Khoury‚s play WASP: White Arab Slovak Pole and interviews with scholars from the Arab American and Polish American communities to reflect upon contested and probationary categories of whiteness and the use of anti-Black racism as a ‘whitening.’  Two showings, both on UVM’s campus.

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