*The winner of the Sankofa Journal is bigfatjamaicanwedding. Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org your address and I will send it to you by the end of next week. Thanks to you and everyone who enters or spread the word about it! _ *For a limited time, you can read a draft of the independent paper I […]Read More Moving on the Wires: Giveaway Winner and Invisible Man Paper
Directed by Gary Land, Phobos stars Victor Grant and is about a young astronaut trying to find the will to survive after crashing onto a distant planet. Land also directed this Ghede dance video with Russell Ferguson. Christina De Middel‘s video for her photography series, The Afronauts, based on the 1964 pace program started in […]Read More Otherworldly Videos: The Afronaut
What are the spiritual and physical consequences of us not studying the spiritual and magic systems of the African Diaspora in depth? This is one question amongst several explored in the British documentary film, Ancestral Voices: Esoteric African Knowledge. Premiering in New York City last Saturday at the New York African Diaspora International Film Festival, […]Read More Modern Griots Review: Ancestral Voices
*Hey everyone! I am just letting you know that I am taking the rest of the week off and maybe early next week, too. In the meantime, you can look at my previous posts! *At the sidebar (–>), you can send donations for my blog and also shop for winter scarves in the Mawusi etsy […]Read More Moving on the Wires: Thanksgiving Break and A Few Reminders
Last week, I read a post about time travel in Black Nerds Network. While we have not reached physical time travel yet and I am not sure I would want that, let’s consider mental and spiritual time travel. The imagination is probably our first vehicle of time travel. Through media, art, artifacts, symbols, stories, traditions, […]Read More The My-Stery: Haunted by the Record Part 2 – Rethinking Time Travel
“You’re mission is not complete until you funk with mission Katdelic” “D.O.T.M. (Dance on the Mothership)” with a guest appearance from George Clinton. “The One” with another George Clinton cameo.Read More Otherworldly Videos: RonKat Spearman/Katdelic
Hey everyone! Last weekend, when I attended the A Is for Anansi conference, I won a few books in the raffle, two of which was the same copy of the Sankofa: A Journal of African Children’s and Young Adult Literature. The journal does not receive a lot of attention, although it should. If you search […]Read More Moving in the Wires: Giveaway!