Alana Lentin

Post-race, post politics: the paradoxical rise of culture after multiculturalism - Alana Lentin

Post-race, post politics: the paradoxical rise of culture after multiculturalism

Declarations of the end of race ignore the continuing impact of racism upon socio-economic inequality in ‘racial states’. Nevertheless, the idea of post-racialism has gained ground in a post-9/11 era, defined by a growing suspicion of diversity.

Replacing ‘race’, historicizing ‘culture’ in multiculturalism - Alana Lentin

Replacing ‘race’, historicizing ‘culture’ in multiculturalism - Alana Lentin

Alana Lentin analyses the de-politicisation of racism via policies of state multiculturalism which gloss over racist premises, structures and institutions.