@Kiskeácity – Legacy of 1804 in conversation w/ Alice Backer

My radio interview with Alice Backer of kiskeácity #LOF1804* This Friday at 9PM, join me as I welcome photographer Sokari Ekine of blacklooks.org to discuss her photo exhibit Spirit Desire inspired by her journey through Haiti and its spirituality as…

Spirit Desire “Dlo sous lavi a”

I think of water and its significance to Blackness, to the Africas. The tens of thousands of enslaved women, men and children, thrown to the Atlantic; the thousands drowned in crossings, forced from their homes to die of hope in…

“Spirit Desire : – Resistance, Imagination and Sacred Memories in Haitian Vodoun”

My Goal My goal is to raise $5,000 for photographer’s expenses including two Haitian collaborators, to document the July ceremonies as well as to visit other Lakou and Vodoun Societies I have come to know in Gonaïves. If you prefer…