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Lady Laveau by Fynnitou
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“Arguably, one of the most familiar memes of science fiction is that of going to foreign countries and colonizing the natives… for many of us that is not a thrilling adventure story; it’s non-fiction and we are on the wrong side of the strange-looking ship that appears out of nowhere.”
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Great day today! Went to Deep Roots of Rock n Roll at Lincoln Center #lcoutofdoors with awesome performances. I haven’t moved like that in public in a while. Speaking of dancers, this is Adaku Utah @soularbliss performing during one of the songs. #blues #spirituals #rocknroll #rockmusic #music
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Curtain call 2 from last night’s “Romeo n Juliet”
#romeoandjuliet #romeonjuliet #classicaltheatreharlem #harlem #plays #theater #theatre
Curtain call from last night’s “Romeo n Juliet”
#romeoandjuliet #romeonjuliet #classicaltheatreharlem #harlem #plays #theater #theatre
Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth: Amanda Johnston Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth: Amanda Johnston #afrofuturism #poetry #blade #thematrix Source: Prose and Cons Editing Women Writers in Bloom is a literary salon I started attending a couple of months ago and this month’s featured Texan poet Amanda Johnston. Today I feature her here with some of her poetry influenced by science fiction/fantasy films, like Blade and The Matrix. Below are two poems, “Mixed Blood” and “Blade Speaks at Career Day,” published in Kinfolks Journalbased on… View On WordPress

Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth: Amanda Johnston

Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth: Amanda Johnston #afrofuturism #poetry #blade #thematrix

Amanda Johnston Pic

Source: Prose and Cons Editing

Women Writers in Bloom is a literary salon I started attending a couple of months ago and this month’s featured Texan poet Amanda Johnston. Today I feature her here with some of her poetry influenced by science fiction/fantasy films, like Blade and The Matrix.

Below are two poems, “Mixed Blood” and “Blade Speaks at Career Day,” published in Kinfolks Journalbased on…

View On WordPress

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divineblu:

Mongonje starts a smokey fire at the base of the tree to pacify the bees…
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“While all of us can celebrate the return of the charmingly geeky, super enthusiastic field trip champion, Ms. Frizzle’s renewed presence in American living rooms is especially important for women and girls. That’s because, despite Ms. Frizzle’s unstoppable energy and daring thirst for adventure, real-world examples of her character — women who rock the science field — are lacking.”
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I just realized there are Akan symbols (adinkra) on the walls! Cool! #akan #adinkra #symbols #language #harlem #plays #romeoandjuliet #classicaltheatreharlem #theater #theatre
In Marcus Garvey Park listening to Jazz and about to watch the classical theatre of Harlem’s Romeo and Juliet #harlem #romeoandjuliet #marcusgarveypark #plays #theater #theatre #classicaltheatreharlem
lurid-curiosities:

Vévé of various Loa of the Voodoo religion.
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