April 11, 2011 – Hour 1

Dr. Kimberly Moffitt and Dr. Regina Spellers join us for a conversation about the ways that African American hair and bodies are represented, interpreted and politicized.  They are the co-editors of Blackberries and Redbones: Critical Articulations of Black Hair/Body Politics in African Communities.
Be sure to call 410.319.8888 to become a member of WEAA and receive your copy of Blackberries and Redbones!
Kimberly R. Moffitt is assistant professor in the Department of American Studies and affiliate faculty in the Department of Africana Studies at University of Maryland Baltimore County
Regina E. Spellers Sims is president/CEO of Eagles Soar Consulting, LLC and a Visiting Assistant Professor in the School for New Learning at DePaul University in Chicago IL

Written by Marc Steiner

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