Of Color

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Synonyms: of colour, chromatic
See also: Race and Fandom
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Character of Color, Person of Color, Fan of Color etc. or Chromatic Character, Chromatic Person, or Chromatic Creator etc. are terms often used in fandom to describe non-white characters, people, fans, actors, creators, etc.

"Of color" is not the preferred term of all non-white people. Some dislike the way it lumps together a huge group of widely diverse people, rather than just saying Afro-American, Native American, Hispanic, Asian, etc.

For more on the terms and topic, see Race and Fandom, Dark Agenda, Chromatic Recasting,