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Thread #140865   Message #3239801
Posted By: Bonzo3legs
16-Oct-11 - 08:20 AM
Thread Name: BS: Racial stereotypes in retellings?
Subject: RE: BS: Racial stereotypes in retellings?
"but also it's offensive to only refer to a person by their ethnicity/religion/ancestry, especially if they are the only charcter with that background in your story, and everyone else (from the dominant culture) isn't referred to by their background ."

For christ's sake, I am a white Church of England (perish the thought) Englishman - that is what the hell I am. You are a half China-woman - who cares?????