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Voices from the Edge 09-01-11 Growing up black in white suburbia

program date: 
Thu, 09/01/2011

Growing up black in white suburbia

Black Girl in SuburbiaWhat does it mean growing up where your classmates and neighbors don't look like you? How does that shape your sense of self-identity? These questions go directly to the experience of a rising number of African American girls growing up in Portland's white suburbs. Can their experience help all of us better understand perceptions of ourselves, others and the community?

56:35 minutes (51.81 MB)


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