Technically white: Emoji skin-tone modifiers as American technoculture | Sweeney | First Monday
Technically white: Emoji skin-tone modifiers as American technoculture
Very cool to read more about emoji skin tones in this new piece by
and Kelsea Whaley
– perhaps also of interest: my piece on the same topic published last yr, lots of similar points 🙌🏾
Jennifer 8. Lee
While this paper makes some interesting points re skintones and emoji, an analysis of emoji and skin tones isn’t complete without mentioning work of Katrina Parrott (
), the black Texan mom who came up with original skin tone proposal.