Foreword Reviews

Blackness is Burning

Civil Rights, Popular Culture, and the Problem of Recognition

2016 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Popular Culture (Adult Nonfiction)
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Blackness Is Burning critiques the way the politics of recognition and representation appear in popular culture as attempts to “humanize” black identity through stories of suffering and triumph or tales of destruction and survival. Read More