Why White People are Called Caucasian (Illustrated)

Why White People are Called Caucasian (Illustrated)

University of California Television (UCTV) 1,388,930 views 2014-03-13

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Title Why White People are Called Caucasian (Illustrated)
Duration 57:55
Source YouTube
Tags Caucasian, race, Nell Painter, history

Nell Painter combines the discursive meanings of scholarship with the visual meaning of painting, to answer, literally, why white people are called 'Caucasian,' what that looks like, and how they all relate to our ideas about personal beauty. [6/2014] [Show ID: 26025] UC Berkeley Graduate Lectures (https://www.uctv.tv/gradcouncil) Explore More Humanities on UCTV (https://www.uctv.tv/humanities) The humanities encourage us to think creatively and explore questions about our world. UCTV explores human culture through literature, history, ethics, philosophy, cinema and religion so we can better understand the human experience. UCTV is the broadcast and online media platform of the University of California, featuring programming from its ten campuses, three national labs and affiliated research institutions. UCTV explores a broad spectrum of subjects for a general audience, including science, health and medicine, public affairs, humanities, arts and music, business, education, and agriculture. Launched in January 2000, UCTV embraces the core missions of the University of California -- teaching, research, and public service – by providing quality, in-depth television far beyond the campus borders to inquisitive viewers around the world. (https://www.uctv.tv)

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