It is a very new field with no journals, professional association, or annual conference. Whiteness itself is a historically constructed expression of the full-fledged member of society or citizen. The parallel and evolving concepts of whiteness and citizenship are analyzed by the first scholars on the field, such as Richard Dyer,
Morgan, American Slavery American Freedom: The Ordeal of Colonial Virginia (New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1975), offers a cogent explanation of the anomaly while T. H. Breen and Stephen Innes, "Myne Owne Ground": Race and Freedom on Virginia 's Eastern Shore, 1640-1676 (New York: Oxford University Press, 1980) personify the changing status of Africans in the Old Dominion. Kenneth Morgan’s Slavery and Servitude in Colonial North America: A Short History (Washington Square: New York University
htm Compulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence Adrienne Rich Adrienne Rich 's essay constitutes a powerful challenge to some of our least examined sexual assumptions. Rich turns all the familiar arguments on their heads: If the first erotic bond is to the mother, she asks, could not the "natural" sexual orientation of both men and women be toward women? Rich 's radical questioning has been a major intellectual force in the general feminist reorientation to sexual matters
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