Alice Walker and Fantastic-Negrito

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Xavier and Alice, Oakland, Ca. 2022. Photo by Vaschelle Andre

Perhaps the happiest thing about being an Elder is the quickness with which genius and soul are recognized in those much younger than we are. Fantastic Negrito, aka Xavier Amin Dphrepaulezz, is a gift, a joy, a reminder of the unfathomable stability and impishness of the ancestors. ~aw

Recommended:  White Jesus, Black Problems, a film about the making of the album of the same name, is astonishing as a reminder of our stubborn preference for what is true.  Or, let that white great-great (indentured for 7 years in the USA) grandmother have her due. ~aw