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Afro-centrism, the Offspring of Euro-centrism?

By Keantre Malone 2:02 pm March 31, 2011 Whatever the name, Black Studies, Africana studies, or African American Studies, university disciplines designed for understanding African history have a problem of attempting to be too Black. When I say “too Black” I’m not saying that Africana culture (relates to both African and African-Diaspora culture) is annoying, […]

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Friendships and Mirrors and Birds…oh my.

By tamara @tamaracg 9:32 pm October 19, 2009 Growing up, my grandmother always told me to be careful who i let into my circle. Then, i didn’t understand why she was so intent on keeping me away from those “fast-tailed” girls in her neighborhood. The immediate result of my social isolation was that i was […]

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