Campus Only Senior Thesis
Bachelor of Arts
©2015 Tiffany A Goncalves
This paper is an exploration of the meaning of mixed racial identity and the representation of such experience by multiracial artists. By analyzing the art of Amalia Mesa Bains, Richard Alexander Lou, and Samantha Wall, I examine how such self identified artists address the concept of the mixed race and in-between experience noting whether they take a celebratory approach or more resistive approach. I then expand on why I chose this topic and why I used specific methods to create and depict my own personal multiracial experience.
Goncalves, Tiffany A., "A Photographic Navigation Through Mixed Racial Identity and the In-Between" (2016). Scripps Senior Theses. 763.
This thesis is restricted to the Claremont Colleges current faculty, students, and staff.