Project Token | White Paper

Definition A “White Paper” is an authoritative report that provides information about a problem, issue, project, or product. The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) describes a White Paper as: an opportunity to share any best practices and lessons learned from the project. Please be candid in describing the work undertaken and discuss any aspects of the …

Literature Review for Project: Token

Draft (2) of Literature Review | Composed 10 April 2020 The following scholarship  strengthens a theoretical framework for combating tokenism on college campuses through creative, community narrative projects.  Keywords: racism; cultural psychology; social inequality; tokenism; social ecology; higher education; biographical narrative interviews’ narrative questioning; the healing effects of storytelling  Table of Contents:  I. Introduction II. The …

Outreach and Sustainability Plan for Project: Token

Outreach and Sustainability Plan: Project: Token Community Resources – in a couple of sentences describe the benefit of the collaboration. Dr. Shireen Campbell | Chair of the English Department | The English Department could direct me toward financial resources for funding operations, scholarly resources about decolonial poetics, and effective models for community-based narrative work.   …

A sample wireframe for the Token website.

The beginning reads, “note: the changes I write on the page will be an honest next step of Token’s digital design. I currently have a website that accurately accomplished show community and puts faces in the forefront. The website could really use more ANIMATION and INTER-ACTIVITY. A introductory Twine before the landing page. A slideshow/Video …

The Ever-Growing Strategic Plan for Project: Token!

INTRODUCING S.I.L.E.N.C.E A non-profit organization empowering black voices through creative, community narrative projects. INTRODUCING PROJECT: TOKEN A creative hub dedicated to empowering ethnic minority voices, combating racial tokenism on college campuses. What is the (intended) impact of the project? The project attempts a creative, community narrative-based, strategy for stimulating dialogue about ethnic minority experiences, and …

Growing Bibliography

Stockdill, Brett C., and Mary Yu Danico, editors. “The Ivory Tower Paradox: Higher Education as a Site of Oppression and Resistance.” Transforming the Ivory Tower: Challenging Racism, Sexism, and Homophobia in the Academy, University of Hawai’i Press, Honolulu, 2012, pp. 1–30. JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/j.ctt6wqmdd.4. Accessed 6 Feb. 2020. Bonus, Rick. “Transforming the Place That Rewards and Oppresses Us.” Transforming …

THINK PIECE

The renovated website will include three core components: a scholarly essay (conceptual frameworks, research methods, and results & analysis), timeline (origin story), and network visualization (growing Token community). I am studying/working on the implementation of a creative, community narrative project that assists students of color in combating tokenism on predominantly white college and universities. I …

css.php