… when yo’ warrior prototype is enuff

– or “Ten speakers you could invite once you graduate from the idea that strategies for successful resistance movements, the deconstruction of eurocentric imagery, mental decolonization and/or knowledge of pre-colonial sub-Sahara Africa are best presented by African-American men.”

Haru Mutasa  journalist, one of the Africa correspondents for Al Jazeera English
Dr. Yaba Blay – professor, producer, and publisher
Reni Eddo-Lodge
 
– journalist
Anne Mazimhaka – co-founder and creative director of Illume
Nnedi Okorafor, PhD – novelist of African-based science fiction, fantasy and magical realism
Sean Jacobs – founder of Africa Is A Country
Cecile Emekefilm director, creator of Ackee & Saltfish and Strolling
Teju Cole – writer, art historian, and photographer
Christina Sharpe – associate prof. of English and Director of American Studies at Tufts University
Ava DuVernay – writer, producer, director and distributor of independent film

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About Zeefuik

Zeefuik is an Amsterdam based writer and organizer whose work focuses on imagery, representation, anti-Black racism, (digital) archives and the undocumented members of the Black communities in the Netherlands.

Posted on November 24, 2014, in Imagery and representation. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on … when yo’ warrior prototype is enuff.

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