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For Black Gays, Writing is Power

The goal of the event was to bring together LGBT writers, thinkers, teachers, and publishing and media professionals of African descent to discuss the position and importance of African diasporic LGBT literature. In talking with Lisa Moore, one of the conveners of the conference as well as founder and editor of RedBone Press, an LGBT […]

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Popularized by young African Americans’ use of it in hip-hop music, the word “nigger” is no longer heard only in the heat of an argument, but is now also heard in polite conversation. It is used as an expression of love that a person would say to another, like, “You’re my nigger.” Agreeing with its […]

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