This is half of a PowerPoint I show in my AFRS 139: The African American Experience: Black Men and the Search for Self-Liberation course. (more…)
First, let’s get this out of the way: R. Kelly likely needs therapy, and his alleged actions are highly concerning on a variety of levels… I, as do many, await evidence to critique further. (more…)
What size is the average penis? What about height, income, or degrees attained?
An oldie but goodie! My 2013 interview with Delroy Lindo for my program the Black Popular Culture Lecture Series and Online Research Archive. (more…)
I just saw Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish’s ‘Night School’ (2018). Although I’m generally not a fan of self-deprecating comedy, especially by Black men (I feel society celebrates our failure to exhaustion as it is, why celebrate it more?), I found the story an exaggerated admission of the Black Male Dual Economy.(more…)
According to senior scholar Dr. Carole Boyce Davies of Cornell University, Africana Studies gladly participates in institutional sexism. (more…)