INTERVIEW: On Slavery, Césaire, and Relating to the World: An Interview with Patrick Chamoiseau

McCusker, Maeve. “On Slavery, Césaire, and Relating to the World: An Interview with Patrick Chamoiseau.” Small Axe 13, no. 3 30 (November 1, 2009): 74–83.

A 2008 interview with Patrick Chamoiseau as reprinted in Small Axe:

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ART: Emancipating the Past: Kara Walker’s Tales of Slavery and Power | @Artsy

Via @Artsy:

“Kara Walker is one of the most high-profile and controversial artists in America. The exhibition presented three narrative portfolio series, executed in print—The Emancipation Approximation, Harper’s Pictorial History of the Civil War and An Unpeopled Land in Uncharted Waters.”

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ARTICLES: JAAH SYMPOSIUM ON GERALD HORNE

A special symposium in the Journal of African American History featured the work of Gerald Horne, historian of African American and African diaspora history:

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VIDEO: Frank Guridy on Afro-Cubans and African Americans in the Jim Crow Era | @NotEvenPast

“Prof. Guridy discusses his prize-winning book, “Forging Diaspora: Afro-Cubans and African Americans in a World of Empire and Jim Crow.”

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Alison Saar, Weight, 2012; wood, rope, cotton scale and miscellaneous objects; Copyright Alison Saar, Images courtesy of L.A. Louver, Venice, CA

 

 

Alison Saar, Cotton Eater (head), 2013; ceramic, acrylic, graphite, and cotton balls; signed and dated, etched in neck verso; Copyright Alison Saar, Images courtesy of L.A. Louver, Venice, CA.

Source: Alison Saar: Bearing – MoAD Museum of African Diaspora