The Life and Love of Black Women in Japan
Part of her “Black Eye” series in The Japan Times examining life in Japan for black immigrants, this Baye McNeil piece shines a light on the hardships of romantic life for black women in the country. From fetishism to “friend-zoning,” McNeil finds black women face challenges particular to the intersection of their identities in the search for romance and familial security in Japan.
Read the full feature at The Japan Times.
(Image Credit: Matsui Family/Courtesy, via The Japan Times)