Tag Archive for Black Culture

Soul Food: Deconstructed & Delicious

Ms. Meltingpot and Soul Food author, Adrian Miller.

Hi Meltingpot Readers, Sometimes I really love my job as a writer and cultural thinker. It sounds very nebulous to describe myself that way and granted, there’s not a lot of money in the business of thinking and talking, but…

Black Hair in the Ivy League

Hi Meltingpot Readers, Guess where I spent my morning? At the University of Pennsylvania. The department of Africana Studies hosted a day-long symposium on the politics of Black hair. The panel I attended was moderated by Melissa Harris-Perry of MSNBC’s…