July 2021: Futureface
Updated: Sep 2, 2022
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We recommend perusing these links to get additional context about the book, the author, and the themes of the book. Spoilers ahead, though!
Alex Wagner Talks Politics, Identity and 'Futureface' (KQED)
Looking for your roots? For Asians, blacks and Latinos, DNA tests don't tell whole story (USA Today)
Social, Legal, and Ethical Implications of Genetic Testing (NIH)
Immigrant identities in the rural Midwest, 1830-1925 (Iowa State University; recommend the introduction chapter)
How does Wagner see futurefaces? How do you see yourself in Wagner’s exploration of the term?
How does Wagner’s journey to understand her mother’s history differ from her father’s history?
How do cultural norms around time and history influence her journey?
What does DNA testing mean to you?