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Sunday
Aug202017

A Pickaninny Podcast: DNA Testing

Would you do a DNA test to learn more about your ancestry and why? What are you hoping to learn?

If you have taken a DNA test, has it shifted your sense of cultural or racial identity? If so, how? If not, why not?

Regardless of your ancestry, how do you culturally identify? Share how your cultural identity aligns or differs from your racial identity or what you may have learned from a DNA test.

Here's one woman's story about how DNA testing changed her sense of self:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2017/lifestyle/she-thought-she-was-irish-until-a-dna-test-opened-a-100-year-old-mystery/?utm_term=.45fceceae589

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