BLOGROLL: Hopkinson on Sugar, Caribbean Slavery and Kara Walker’s Subtlety

In an excerpt from her new book, Natalie Hopkinson explores histories of gendered violence in Caribbean and Atlantic wide histories of slavery, sugar through Kara Walker's Subtlety: "We have come to expect bizarre reactions from sugar. It is sensory and symbolic overload. Refined sugar was first marketed as a drug. Processed and presented as a … Continue reading BLOGROLL: Hopkinson on Sugar, Caribbean Slavery and Kara Walker’s Subtlety