Whitewashing is a casting practice in the film industry in which white actors are cast in For example, Swedish born white actor Warner Oland played the Chinese detective Charlie Chan in Charlie Chan Carries On (1931) and subsequent.
Get a Asian Washed mug for your girlfriend Jovana. 2 One who is white, but is obsessed with asian culture. Asian-washed as suppose to white-washed.
A golden Oreo. A person of Asian ethnic origin who acts whiter than wonder bread. Often attempts to seem more Asian by using what they perceive to be Asian.
in Hollywood and theater where white people costumed as Asian in whitewashed productions that perpetuate stereotypes about Asians.
I grew up in a town where my graduating class had no more than five Vietnamese -American students. The number of Asian-American students.