Hello everyone, Although skin color is undoubtedly the most salient signal of racial identity in America, other actual or imagined bodily features have also been seen as distinctive markers of negritude. These include the shapes of heads, feet, lips and noses as well as texture of hair. The novel "Americanah" by the award winning writer; … Continue reading

Hello everyone, I am Funmi Brown, the facilitator for the new Fehinty African Theatre Ensemble blog, called Diaspora Voices with Funmi Brown. On a weekly basis, I will be engaging our vast audience/followers with interesting topics peculiar to Africans in diaspora. The first blog series will be featuring the popular novel "Americanah" written by the … Continue reading