Colorism: “Out in the Open” Presentation and Community Discussion on Colorism

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“Out in the Open”

Join Dr. Culbreth on Saturday, February 9, 2013 for a presentation and community discussion on colorism within the Black community.
Logo Med Out in the Open is a presentation and community discussion on the dynamics of colorism within the Black community. Topics will include preferential and prejudicial treatment based on skin color, the light skin dark skin dynamic, stereotypes, and privilege.

  • —Share your experiences, thoughts and feelings on colorism.
  • —Ask questions and share ideas that will help eradicate colorism. F

Be a part of the change!

Black Americans must begin the healing process by openly discussing colorism issues within the community.

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Date:  Saturday, February 9, 2013

Time:  3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Location:  Randallstown Community Center

    3505 Resource Drive, Randallstown, MD 21133


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Skin Bleaching and The Bleaching Syndrome: An Interview with Dr. Ronald E. Hall

Join Dr. Culbreth on the Dynamics of Colorism Talk Radio for a live interview and discussion on skin bleaching and “The Bleaching Syndrome” with guest, Dr. Ronald E. Hall, noted international lecturer and leading expert on skin color and racism. Dr. Hall is one of the co-authors of The Color Complex (Revised): The Politics of Skin Color in a New Millennium and author of The Melanin Millennium: Skin Color as 21st Century International Discourse.

Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 8:00 pm EST

Listen Live: Skin Bleaching and The Bleaching Syndrome

Listener Call in line: (914) 338-1308

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About Dr. Ronald E. Hall

Dr. Hall is a Professor of Social Work and an affiliate of African American and African Studies at Michigan State University. As the leading expert in the field, his reach focuses on racism and skin color issues. He has served as an expert witness in legal cases involving skin color issues and lectures internationally.

Dr. Hall is the founder of the Color Clinic, “a platform for learning about skin color issues, to improve professional expertise on the implications of skin color with the objective of aiding in the understanding and simplification of volatile and complex skin-color issues” (Color Clinic). His Color Clinic Library is a resource for researchers, students, faculty, and professionals who wish to enhance their professional knowledge about skin color issues.


Dr. Hall has written and published numerous books and journal articles. Selected publications include:

Russell, K.,Wilson, M. and Hall, R. (2013). The Color Complex (Revised): The Politics of Skin Color in a New Millennium

Ronald E. Hall (2012). The Melanin Millennium: Skin Color as 21st Century International Discourse.New York: Springer

Ronald Hall (2006).”The Bleaching Syndrome Among People of Color: Implications of Skin Color for Human Behavior in the Social Environment.” Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 13(3), 19-31.

Ronald Hall (2006).”The Bleaching Syndrome: Manifestations of a Post-Colonial Pathology Among  African Women.” The Nigerian Journal of Guidance and Counseling, 11(1), 1-13.

Ronald E. Hall (2010). “The Bleaching Syndrome in the Context of Somatic Norm Image Among Women of Color: A Qualitative Analysis of Skin Color” European Journal of Social Sciences, 17 (2), 180.

Dr. Hall is also a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for the Journal of Colorism Studies, the official journal of the Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc.