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Speculating Darkly, or The Folk Surreal Future (2 of 3) April 16, 2013: [continued from part 1] LADDER FOR BOOKER T. WASHINGTON This section header from Terrance Hayes's “Arbor for Butch” reads as both dedication and a humorous, signifying/subverting of Booker T. Washington’s famous strategy of social uplift for African-Americans at the turn of the nineteenth century, commonly referred to as [...] by