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We are going to tackle this hair thing head on, no pun intended! There's been a substantial amount of discourse&dialogue regarding perms, weaves and natural hair texture. Are natural women condescending towards women that alter their hair? Are women that perm their hair victims of White supremacy? Eurocentrism? Let's get to talking! No hair pulling, please.
How did the principles and practices of Afrocentrism, that begin in the late 19th century but was popularized in 1980s and 90s, affect African American thought and, by extension, art? How was it the same or different from Black Nationalism? Who were its thought leaders and what were they saying about who African Americans are and should be? What is the basis of these often heated and frequently scholarly debates about the nature of black identity? Who were the movement's detractors? How di