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Opal Palmer Adisa on the Citadel and Sans Souci Palace of Haiti

Today, I had my coffee while reading a delightful article by Jamaican poet and educator Opal Palmer Adisa, who writes (for World Unwrapped) about a recent visit to Haiti and its astounding Citadel and Sans Souci Palace. 575 more words


Theater: Karl O’Brian Williams' “The Black That I Am”

“The Black That I Am” is a Braata Theatre Workshop production that will open at the Roy Arias Stage II Theater in Manhattan, starting March 8, 2015. 79 more words


New Book: Pamela Mordecai’s “Red Jacket”

Pamela Mordecai’s novel Red Jacket (TAP Books) is now available for pre-ordering and it will be on the shelves on February 28, 2015 (although it must be available already because I just saw a photo of the author with a stack of them at a launch!) 381 more words

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New Book: Katherine McKittrick’s “Sylvia Wynter: On Being Human as Praxis”

Katherine McKittrick’s Sylvia Wynter: On Being Human as Praxis (January 2015) has just been published by Duke University Press.

Dr. Fred Moten (author of  In the Break: The Aesthetics of the Black Radical Tradition… 307 more words

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