Race and the City: Series One
Race and the City is a blog that is dedicated to talking about race. Funded by Arts NSW through the Western Sydney Artists’ Fellowship program, this blog is an interactive site which aims to explore issues and ideas about race, culture, sexuality and gender through dialogue and exchange. Race&The City (R&TC) is an intervention into the public domain using the medium of the portal to engage with a community of thinkers and thought that doesn’t reduce race to the usual suspects, but rather produces critical commentaries about power, inter-communal relations, identity, history and culture. In short, R&TC convenes a space to talk about race and power. In this essay, I want to map out how R&TC evolved from and is informed by the community-based cultural and political activism of the past two decades of my work.
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