Archive for November, 2010

Double Consciousness: I am a hybrid!

Nov 30, 2010 @ 2:53 pm | By TheFeministGriote | Discuss This

“One ever feels his twoness – an American, a Negro; two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.”–W.E.B Dubois

I remember the first time I read the words hyphenated American … read more →

Pink Friday Album Review

Nov 22, 2010 @ 10:39 am | By TheFeministGriote | 10 Discussions

“I don’t knock the sister because I’m sure there’s a lot of pressure on her just being the poster child for female rap in 2009 and 2010, But in terms of the preservation and the continuation and expansion of the art form of hip-hop music and … read more →

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‘For Colored Girl’ film review

Nov 08, 2010 @ 12:37 pm | By TheFeministGriote | 12 Discussions

“& this is for girls who have considered suicide but are movin to the ends of their own rainbows“-Lady in Brown

I have been anticipating the film release of ‘For Colored Girls’ since I heard the announcement. I was elated that Ntozake Shange’s choreopoem For Colored girls … read more →

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