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Black for a Day: White Fantasies of Race and Empathy by Alisha Gaines

The book is based upon real experiments conducted by journalists. In 1948, a journalist named Ray Sprigle traded his whiteness to live as a black man for four weeks. A little over a decade later, John Howard Griffin famously “became” … Continue reading

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Fictional Usage Of Real Places

Fictional usage of real places in novels and books is quite common in literature and art. New York City, Los Angeles, San Fransisco, Chicago, London, and Paris; to name a few are fictional used in thousands of books and movies … Continue reading

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