Unformatted text preview: have some poignancy as we define what is scholarly . . . Is an indigenous urban, African
American verse Unique enough Removed enough Distant and lyrically distinct enough Exotic and nearly EXTINCT enough To ethnopoetic scholars to be worthy of
deconstruction examination reclamation elevation? Know what I’m sayin’? CAN WE GET A SCHOLARSHIP REVOLUTION?!? [hook] Merge critical theory
discourse Activism and teachin’ Consciousness raisin’ Signifyin’-Rappin’ and Preachin’ with substance for IMPACT Currently what we, in the Academy, lack and
NEED to get back Or at least GET-on-Top-of-dat! ALT:
[Performance] Paradigmatic Analysis Pyrotechnics
Because of the incoherence between the black positionality and the world itself at large
our alternative is to reorient ourselves towards the end of the world.
Wilderson, award-winning author of Incognegro: A Memoir of Exile and Apartheid. He is one of two Americans to hold elected office in the
African National Congress and is a former insurgent in the ANC’s armed wing, 2010 (Frank B. III “Introduction: Unspeakable Ethics” Red, Wh...
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