[-empyre-] In response to Dr. Brock

Soraya Murray semurray at ucsc.edu
Fri Apr 17 12:40:40 AEST 2015

As I recall, there has been some significant work done on denaturalizing the category of "Whiteness"  -- for example the excellent work done by Richard Dyer entitled White: Essays on Race and Culture (1997); Whiteness: A Wayward Construction by Tyler Stallings (2003?) and Nell Irvin Painter's provocative The History of White People.  These are the ones that spring to mind immediately, though there are many more... 


Soraya Murray, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor 
Film + Digital Media Department
University of California, Santa Cruz

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