Race, Place and the Seaside: Postcards from the Edge by Daniel Burdsey,Steve Writer

By Daniel Burdsey,Steve Writer

This is the 1st educational monograph to concentration solely on problems with race, ethnicity, whiteness and multiculture on the English seashore. The booklet calls for acknowledgement of the racialised nature of this atmosphere, and proposes that its designated areas, areas, traditions and narratives might be integrated inside broader analyses of race in modern Britain. Introducing the idea that of ‘coastal liquidity’ to give an explanation for transferring ethno-racial demographics, migratory politics and spatial dynamics on the fringe of the ocean, besides the relative im/mobilities of the minority ethnic groups who stream and dwell there, the writer presents a relational exploration of seashore reports: either as a locus of racialised categorisation, exclusion and subjugation, and one in all resistance, conviviality and intercultural trade. Combining theoretical perception and empirical fieldwork, the ebook disrupts dominant considering that fixes ontologically minority ethnic our bodies to city areas, and overcomes their erasure and silencing from the seashore landscapes of the preferred imagination.

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