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Former College Writing student Erinn Wong’s research on digital blackface featured in Yahoo Life article

Former College Writing student Erinn Wong’s research on digital blackface was recently featured in an August 2020 article for Yahoo Life. Wong’s research paper, “Digital Blackface: How 21st Century Internet Language Reinforces Racism,” was written for Carmen Acevedo Butcher’s section of CWR4B in 2018 and received an honorable mention for the 2019 Charlene Conrad Liebau Library Prize for Undergraduate Research.