This poem by the South African poet Tatamkhula Afrika is a powerful response to the crushing disappointment that is his post Apartheid country. It isn’t signs now that keep the blacks out but powerful economic factors. 254 more words
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Call for Papers: Special Issue of "The Black Scholar" on Race, Blackness, and the Dominican Republic
The editors of The Black Scholar welcome essays for a special issue examining the complexity of black cultural politics and identity in the Dominican Republic. The deadline for abstracts is July 15, 2014, and for completed articles, December 1, 2014. 447 more words
And here I am again writing about something which I had no real intention to write about but circumstance seemed to necessitate otherwise.
My original post this week wasn’t going to be about race. 922 more words