Dispatches

I’ve been chatting with travel writers and personalities of color about their experiences navigating the media industry and the globe with an intersectional lens, exploring themes like power, privilege, place, identity, microagressions, hustling and the creative process, which are rarely touched on in the mainstream travel space. If you’d like to get involved,  get in touch! Click on each image to be directed to its article.

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How Not to do Travel Writing; A Glossary (pt.1) #Dispatch: India Harris

 

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The Exile Narratives of Trans Women of Color #Dispatch: Gabrielle Bellot
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People of Color with Western Privilege #Dispatch: Pooja Makhijani
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Don’t Step Foot There #Dispatch: AfroLatino Travel
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The Link Between Tourism and Settler Colonialism in Hawai’i #Dispatch: Maile Arvin
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Racial Segregation and Assimmilation in Travel Blogging #Dispatch: Navdeep Dhillon
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Writing Outside the Mainstream #Dispatch: Elaine Lee
Your Body Is a Foreign Country #Dispatch: Paula Young Lee
Your Body Is a Foreign Country #Dispatch: Paula Young Lee
We Are Everywhere: Imagining Diverse Travel Communities #Dispatch: Nomadness
We Are Everywhere: Imagining Diverse Travel Communities #Dispatch: Nomadness
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Disrupting the Dominant Voice of Travel Writing #Dispatch: Brian Kamanzi
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Remembering a Forgotten Language #Dispatch: Latino Outdoors
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On The Cusp of Dual Identities #Dispatch: Afropean
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Closing the Adventure Gap #Dispatch: James Mills
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Honey, Food is All About Power #Dispatch: Thy Tran
2nd Generation Immigrants, 1st Generation Travelers #Dispatch: Desi Globetrotter
2nd Generation Immigrants, 1st Generation Travelers #Dispatch: Desi Globetrotter
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Traveling While White, Traveling While Brown #Dispatch: Nandini Seshadri
Outlaws, Outliers and a Healthy Distrust in Single Narratives #Dispatch: Lisa Hsia
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Travel Is Not A White Boy’s Club (And Never Was) #Dispatch: Moving Black
3rd World Witing, 1st World Gaze #Dispatch: Negrisimo
3rd World Witing, 1st World Gaze #Dispatch: Negrisimo
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What Mainstream Travel Media Still Gets Wrong #Dispatch: Fly Brother
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Stay True to Your Roots #Dispatch: Miyuki Baker

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