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The Kinsey Collection Features the Work of Phillis Wheatley July 19, 2013: The My Brown Baby blog reports that people in select cities will soon have a chance to view Phillis Wheatley's work up close and personal: The folks at Wells Fargo chose the talented and adorable Jordin Sparks to help them publicize the incredible treasure trove of African American history that’s been gathered over the years by Bernard and [...] by

Our Slaves: Caring for Masters, Deforming Mastery (Part 1 of 2) May 1, 2013: This post is a continuation of the conversation I started last week with the same title. There’s so much that can be written on both Natasha Trethewey’s “Native Guard” and Yusef Komunyakaa’s “Cape Coast Castle.” I am just venturing in a toe in a mighty deep pool. Please, after reading this blog, won’t you come wade with [...] by