100 Beautiful POC – Day 43

Jidenna Jidenna Theodore Mobisson, known simply as Jidenna, is a Nigerian-American recording artist and former history teacher, currently signed to Janelle Monáe’s label Wondaland Records. You probably heard his single “Classic Man” last summer, which was released as part of Wondaland’s compilation EP, The Eephus in 2015 and even received a Grammy nomination for best … Continue reading 100 Beautiful POC – Day 43

100 Beautiful POC – Day 34

Smadar Lavie Smadar Lavie is an American-Israeli anthropologist, author, and activist. Throughout her academic career, the Israeli-born Lavie has specialized in the anthropology of Egypt, Israel, and Palestine, with special focus on issues of race, gender, and religion. Her award-winning Ph.D. dissertation eventually became her first book, The Poetics of Military Occupation (1990), which explores … Continue reading 100 Beautiful POC – Day 34