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Whiteness: Deconstructed

Written by Nat Illumine   Introduction The construct of race has been a defining feature of the modern world since the sixteenth century, a form of categorisation that has impacted the entirety of the world’s population through its distinctions between white and non-white peoples based upon their global origins. Despite

The Form

By Daphné Mia Essiet I was 23 the first time I was asked to officially identify my race. The day I had to fill that employment form was full of confusion and concerns: I had been taught in biology that there was no such thing as ‘race’; that we all