I am not the White guy you had in mind …

Interesting story about a pale-skinned, blue-eyed surfing son of a dentist who grows up in California thinking his ancestors were Italian and discovers he is actually a multiracial descendent of a Bantu-African slave from Virginia working as a grad student with a prof who had the same last name. See his short film here. I would be very curious to know what effect, if any that this discovery has made for him and for his family, particularly if it has impacted his ideas of identity.

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