Talking About Race in Ballet Class - Jessica F. Hinton
Looking through the viewing window the first day of my daughters’ ballet class, I’m trying to remember everything I’ve ever told them about race. That time in bed when I explained where skin color comes from to my oldest, then 3, comes to mind first. “Can you say “Melanin?” I asked. “May-lay-ninnnn,” she said, elongating...Read More »