Doing Diversity in Writing

DDW S2 Ep11 – Writing Interracial and Intercultural relationships

March 31, 2022

In this episode of Doing Diversity in Writing, we—Bethany and Mariëlle—scratch the surface of an incredibly broad topic: writing interracial and intercultural relationships. 


What we talked about

  • That writing relationships between characters of different races and cultures is really not that different from writing relationships between characters who are not exactly the same for other reasons
  • Questions to ask yourself and things to keep in mind when crafting interracial and intercultural relationships in your writing
  • A ton of examples in which interracial and intercultural relationships are depicted well and convincingly

(Re)sources mentioned on the show


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