Sun Ra and His Arkestra| Afrofuturism

Hello, my kids! Gather around and let me tell you another story about the Great Sun Ra!! So, if you don’t remember where we left off in the last post, click here. For four decades, from the early fifties until his death in 1993, Sun Ra and his Arkestra baffled, dazzled and aggravated jazz fansContinue reading “Sun Ra and His Arkestra| Afrofuturism”

Intro to Afrofuturism|Afrofuturism.

Hello and welcome! I wanted to start a blog series discussing Afrofuturism because I’ve been writing my senior project as a literature major at SUNY Purchase. My initial plan was to write my project on the representation of people of color in Science Fiction literature. When I first started writing, I realized that writing aboutContinue reading “Intro to Afrofuturism|Afrofuturism.”

My First CurlFest

I know this post is a LONG time coming but way back on July 21st, I went to my very first CurlFest.  CurlFest is a festival where curly natural hair is promoted and a bunch of POC come through with our natural hair and enjoy each other and the discount and sometimes free hair products.Continue reading “My First CurlFest”