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Help with Reading/Writing About Authentic Multicultural Characters

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I contacted an adoptive family through my research supervisor and interviewed them on their experience on adopting children of color. In addition, I interviewed two families of Haitian background in the virtual world of Second Life and read several pieces of fiction about Haitian characters. I have found interviewing families to be the most helpful.
#31 - January 08, 2017, 01:13 AM

Similarly, hiring a sensitivity reader is a great way to get a feel for whether you are on track with a portrayal of someone from a different background as yours, and they can tell you where you have misused something, been microaggressive, or just been totally off-base.
#32 - January 17, 2017, 06:57 PM


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