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Video: Coloured People

‘Coloured People’ from the Ammazing Series explores mixed identities in southern Africa, where people of mixed African, European or Indian ancestry have been historically labelled and socialised as ‘coloured.’ Advertisements

13, September 2013 · Leave a comment

Gabriel Gbadamosi: Debut novel – Vauxhall

Vauxhall is the debut novel by author Gabriel Gbadamosi, who is mixed race (Irish/Nigerian). Gabriel who is also a poet, essayist and playwright who has previously presented for the BBC … Continue reading

5, May 2013 · Leave a comment

Brazil: Black and mixed race people discriminated against

This 2008 news report from France 24 states that despite half the population of Brazil having African origins, people of African descent experience discrimination which constitutes an ‘unofficial apartheid’ with … Continue reading

23, April 2013 · Leave a comment

Black Russians

This 2001 feature length documentary investigates the lives of Afro-Russians, aged 10 to 65, who were born and raised in Soviet Russia. The full length film is available to purchase … Continue reading

23, April 2013 · Leave a comment

Family Portrait in Black and White

Family Portrait in Black and White is a documentary film which follows Olga, a Ukrainian woman who has fostered 17 children, 16 of whom are mixed race. It is a … Continue reading

22, April 2013 · Leave a comment

What are you? A diaogue on mixed race

This documentary, directed by Mike Peden, was first shown as part of the 2009 Mixed Roots Film and Literary Festival in Los Angeles.  It features interviews with six mixed race … Continue reading

1, April 2013 · 1 Comment

War Baby/Love Child: Mixed Race Asian American Art

This 2012 short film accompanies the book War Baby/Love Child by Laura Kina and Wei Ming Dariotis, which explores mixed race Asian American artist’s identities through essays, interviews and artwork.

1, April 2013 · Leave a comment

Mulatto: Mixed Race in America

In this 2010 documentary Director Sterling Hudson explores how mixed race Americans identify themselves, featuring interviews with Gerald Jaynes, Head of African American Studies at Yale University and Philosopher Cornel … Continue reading

1, April 2013 · 1 Comment

TV and Radio Programmes on mixed race experience

In the last  few years there has been increasing media interest in our experience.  We’ve collated a list of some of the tv, radio and youtube programmes.  Let us know … Continue reading

31, March 2013 · Leave a comment

Trevor Noah – The Racist on BBC iplayer

Trevor Noah is really exciting. Not just because he is one of the funniest comedians I’ve heard, with a sharp wit, wry smile and a warm, charming, intelligent delivery. But … Continue reading

31, March 2013 · Leave a comment