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Kalisha Buckhanon
Solemn, Conception & Upstate. Blog: Negression.com. Faculty of The Eckleburg Workshops. TV Commentator: ID, TV One, BET. University of Chicago & New School grad.
Solemn, Conception & Upstate. Blog: Negression.com. Faculty of The Eckleburg Workshops. TV Commentator: ID, TV One, BET. University of Chicago & New School grad.
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That moment you reach end of your shero's new book to see you're in it... Muchos gracias Senorita, xoxo achy obejas xoxo #TheTowerOfAntilles
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I long for the day when the array of voices and genius are always as varied as they are here. For now, a great talk!

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No matter how much #Harlem changes, it is still and will always be my muse. For my first novel 'Upstate', my next novel 'Speaking of Summer', and this short story published in Atticus Review: 'What Billie and Phyllis Sang About'...

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Yet another reminder of unsung Black American influence on American culture: jazz greats' soundtracks for film noir.

Excited to be in NYC for a wedding and retreat to revise my new novel, #SpeakingofSummer, on-location in #Harlem where most of it is set :)

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Wow, from the hair beads we all had to the wooly tough twists wound around her head, #Venus has grown up! http://buff.ly/2vfM7lp #Wimbledon

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Though I wish for more authors of color here, this list of 100 novels to read by high school is my whole childhood.

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"Why can skin color still make or break people in this country?" #Toni has a mouthful for that one in new interview.

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Can't wait to view Edward Williams' collection of #Negrobilia, now rescued by #Librarians at Stony Island Arts Bank.
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