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Scholar Fierce: Deciding what to do in Geneva

My trip is mostly business (3 academic conferences, you see) and there’s a bit of pleasure mixed in. Between Black Portraitures and the African Literature Association, I decided to see Geneva, Switzerland. I had a few days and so, why … Continue reading

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Digging in the Crates: Day 1 in the Octavia Butler Archives at The Huntington

I have done archival research before: I amassed my own archive of Magic Johnson ephemera, and I looked at the collection of ephemera and correspondence at the Arab American National Museum. Neither experience prepared me for the Octavia Butler archive. … Continue reading

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