Tagged: ethnicity

Parent-Child Relationships in Little Fires Everywhere: The Importance of Perinatal Mental Health Intervention

Download PDF version Little Fires Everywhere, the Hulu original limited television show adapted from the eponymous Celeste Ng’s novel covers topics related with race, identity, motherhood, and pregnancy, among others. The show tells the stories of two families, Mia Warren...

CFP: Disentangling the American Patchwork Heritage, JAm It! #4

We’re glad to share the call for papers for the 4th issue of the academic journal JAm It! (Journal of American Studies in Italy). The issue will delve into new critical approaches to the complex and often-fraught multicultural paradigm, whose formulation...

The Politics of Respectability in Luce

Author: Apryl Alexander University of Denver Download PDF version What is Luce about? Effects of childhood trauma? Difficulties of adolescence? Transracial adoptions? Teenage psychopaths? All the above? Luce (2019) is the complicated story of a high-achieving Black male high schooler (Luce,...

Alienation vs. Black Collective Consciousness in JM Holmes’ How are you going to save yourself?: a Comparative Study

Download PDF version “Why do you blame everyone else for your problems?” he said. […] “You attack the police?” Eddy said. “You need a cause so you make one up?” “Attack the police? Ha,” Kalli, said […] “What, you think...