Join Dr. Culbreth and Dr. Jung Kim for a discussion titled Race, Culture and Identity: Sitcoms and Stereotypes of People of Color”
Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 8:00 pm EST
Listener Call in Line: 914-338-1308
Question to consider: Are people of color being stereotyped in the name of diversity on sitcoms?
- Historical Review: Stereotypes of people of color on television
- Race, culture, and identity on television in the millennium
- Are there set standards of behavior for people of color?
- What does acting “Black, Asian, or Latino” really mean in the media?
- I am not racist
- Stereotypes in 2014 sitcoms
- Diversity and the wrong approach
- People of color and reality
- But it’s still a negative approach
- Stereotypes and misconceptions of people of color
- The reality of it all
Join Dr. Culbreth for a commentary on Racism and Colorism as Psychic Prisons
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 8:00 pm EST
Listener Line; 914-338-1308
Call in to ask a question or share your thoughts
Question to think about: How do the psychic prisons of racism and colorism affect people of color?
- The Psychic Prison Mentality
The Psychic Prison of Colorism
The Psychic Prison of Racism
The Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc. will resume planning the Conference on Colorism to take place in 2015. Accordingly, we are seeking additional committee members to join the Planning and other committees. If you are interested in being a part of the change that is needed and helping to plan this monumental event, please visit The Intraracial Colorism Project, Inc.’s website, select the Conference on Colorism tab, and complete the Contact Form.
The next planning conference call will be held on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 7pm EST. Details and the Agenda will be provided in advance.
Be a part of the change that is needed!
Dr. Donnamaria Culbreth
Join Dr. Culbreth and Dr. Jung-Kim for a discussion titled “Race, Color and the Power of Words: When words referencing race and color can be offensive!”
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 8pm EST
- The Power of Words
- Racial terms that hurt
- Color terms that hurt
- Words used to identify, describe, and insult people of color
- Intentional use of triggers
- Actions and reactions – be prepared
- Sugar coating
- Sensitivity and insensitivity
- But you said it
- Thinking before you speak
- The meaning behind it all
Join Dr. Culbreth and Dr. Jung Kim for a discussion titled “Girls of Color and Self-Esteem: The Dire Need to Embrace Diversity and Multiculturalism Now.”
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 8pm EST
- Self-esteem and girls of color
- The self-esteem crisis: race and color matter and must be addressed
- Media mistakes and stereotypes: When will they get it right?
- Understanding the need to include girls of color
- Exclusion hurts
- Diversity and Equality