Split at the Root

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Catana Tully explores questions of race, adoption and identity, not as the professor of cultural studies that she became, but as the Black child of German settlers in Guatemala who called her their “little Moor.”

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‘My grandfather would have shot me’ | Culture | DW.DE | 26.09.2013

Jennifer Teege grew up in a foster family. Only at age 38 did she discover her biological family’s shocking history. Her grandfather was a sadistic Nazi criminal. Teege deals with the revelations in her new book.

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June Flashback: Mario Van Peebles (German/African-American) [American]

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Known as: Award winning director & actor

Movies (Directed): “New Jack City”, “Baadasssss!”, “Posse”, “Panther”

Movies (Acted): “New Jack City”, “Solo”, “Ali”, “Baadasssss!”, “Heartbreak Ridge”, “Highlander: The Final Dimension”, “Posse”, “Panther”, “Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song”, “Jaws: The Revenge”, “Blowback”

TV (Directed): “Boss”, “Law & Order”, “Damages”, “Lost”, “Sons of Anarchy”, “21 Jump Street”

TV (Acted): “All My Children”, “Damages”, “Rude Awakening”, “Sonny Spoon”

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Charli Baltimore (German/African-American) [American]

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Known as: Grammy nominated Rapper & Songwriter

Music Videos: Money, Feel It, Stand Up
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Sherri Saum (African-American/German) [American]

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Known as: TV & Film Actress

TV: “Sunset Beach”, “Rescue Me”, “The Fosters”, “One Life to Live”, “In Treatment”, “Beggars and Choosers”, “Gossip Girl”, “Heroes”, “CSI:NY”, “CSI:Miami”

Movies: “Ten Stories Tall”, “Finding Home”
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