What to do with Confederate statues in the US South? Martinique didn’t just destroy its colonial-era statues—it rebuilt them into something else.
Tag: African Diaspora
“So, dear sister, do you think that Black Italian movements have changed qualitatively in the wake of George Floyd?”
For two Black womxn translators, bringing Afro-Italian stories into English is an act of radical self-love and resistance.
When will new generations of Afro-Italians finally be heard and recognized as full and active members of Italy’s culture and society?
Both violent surveillance and disease risk were integral to Atlantic slavery. That same war against Black people continues today.
"The women in my book really disrupted France’s ideas about citizenship, about who belongs. I’d like us to be similarly disruptive."
Denis Williams was a painter in London, a novelist in the Sudan, an art historian in Nigeria, and an archeologist in his native Guyana: the polymath’s polymath ...
A year ago I was a recent college grad living in Toulouse, in southern France. My generous host family ...