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Are there enough mixed-race movie characters to merit a book about them?

It’s time to revise the brand and meaning of Wright’s Words; part of this entails changing the raison d’être for this blog. I’ve been wondering about the increase in racially ambiguous characters on-screen for some years; presumably they are mixed-race; why has almost no one written a book about their roles and presence in film history? 154 more words

Tokyo Hot - Shelby Wakatsuki [Nov. 12, 2013]

I rarely watch JAV, but last night I came across some pretty great scenes. One feature starring Shelby Wakatsuki. I have never heard of her before last night, but my gosh, she is gorgeous. 214 more words


What It’s Like Not Being White

I received the above opening line on Tinder last week. I quickly posted it to Facebook with the comment “Just so we are all clear, “you don’t strike me as English” is not an acceptable chat-up line”. 23 more words


Dear Grace,

I’m watching you. I’m a 19 year old girl who lives in the South West of England and I like your attitude towards life, at least the one I of you see on camera. 288 more words


Confessions of a Jetsetter w/ David L. Merin

“Five years old I sat on a plane wondering aloud “Mom… can we still talk to each other in English when we get there?” The true honesty of a boy torn between a Filipino father and a New Yorker mother, born in Hawaii and now in transit to Nepal, a country unmatched in its ethnic diversity. 1,078 more words


Hafu - Ariana Miyamoto

At restaurants, people give me an English menu and praise me for being able to eat with chopsticks.”

In May of this year, Ariana Miyamoto was crowned Miss Universe Japan.

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