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On the “familiar” in adoption.

Over at Transracial Eyes [link], I posted a question concerning the way in which the world looks at us as adoptees, and how this radically changes with time. The basic point was that when we are children, and we are … Continue reading

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In adoption-speak, what difference between “from China” and “Chinese”?

This is the 13th question in the series: “Anti-adoption month: 30 answers to 30 questions on adoption” [link].

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