Video in following link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jN5ke7OkCgo This experimental piece allowed me and my parents to dig into the confusing process of how individuals negotiate understandings of race. What do we bring to the table, and where do those ideas come from in the first place? More to come from this video + magnifying glass set up!
In this piece, I wanted to reflect on the "white lies" told by white women that perpetuate the myth of their innocence: to explore their quieter forms of racialized violence. Here I have complied images of six different white women: 1. Carolyn Donham, 2. Hillary Clinton, 3. Dana Schutz, 4. Taylor Swift, 5. Abigail Fisher 6. Diana Furukawa. I hope to participate in the ingrained rewriting narratives of innocence and guilt that overrepresent the "crimes" of black people and ren