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Cherie Ann Turpin
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Think poor black neighborhoods brought on all their own problems? Maybe you should read more history.
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Yuri Kochiyama and her family were rounded up by the American government and forced to live behind barbed wire during World War II. Her brief friendship with Malcolm X inspired her activism.
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Editors' Note: In the Black Study, Black Struggle forum, Robin D. G. Kelley advocates for a rebirth of grassroots political education. A forum contributor, Derecka Purnell, informed us that some groups of student-activists are already doing exactly that. At Harvard Law School, a group called ...
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Exploring the birth of the #BlackLivesMatter movement, and where it’s headed next: http://nyer.cm/X7Eu4nN 
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More colleges are allowing dissertations to take digital or other nontraditional forms, but students need to prepare for the career consequences.
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When we don't acknowledge the role whiteness plays in how Americans vote, we're essentially agreeing to misidentify some of the most important dynamics of this election cycle.
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Peace, Love, Honor, and Respect to everyone In the wake of allegations, stories, cover ups, the dismissal of Afrika Bambaataa, the change and struggle of the new power structure, the blatant disre…
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View and share this LiveSafe video on rape awareness on campus by my student Marlena!
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An interview with Mark Crawford, a clergy abuse survivor and advocate about the Catholic Church scandal and how to support survivors of childhood sexual abuse.
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Professor and Poet
Introduction
I teach at a public university in the Washington Metro area.
Bragging rights
I am in research/writing mode: a scholarly monograph on the works of Gabriel Byrne, activist and artist-and I now have an academic publisher.
Education
  • University of Connecticut
    English, Ph.D, 1995 - 2005
  • University of Vermont
    English, MA, 1993 - 1995
  • University of the District of Columbia
    English, BA, 1989 - 1993
  • Clark Atlanta University
    English, 1984 - 1986
Work
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Associate Professor, English
Skills
Digital Humanities, Afrofuturism, Literary Theory, Feminist Theory, Women' Studies, Popular Culture, Celebrity Culture, Film Studies
Employment
  • University of the District of Columbia
    Associate Professor, Department of English, 2003 - present
    Department of English
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Straight up sex talk with a twist!

‘Chi-Raq’ Review: Spike Lee’s Blistering Satire | Variety
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A sprawling, blistering state-of-the-union address that presents Chicago’s South Side as a cesspool of black-on-black violence, gang warfare

From Beirut, This Is Paris: In A World That Doesn't Care About Arab Lives
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When a friend told me past midnight to check the news about Paris, I had no idea that I would be looking at a map of a city I love, delineat

Ursula Le Guin's Viral Video: "We Will Need Writers Who Can Remember Fre...
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The 85-year-old sci-fi writer gave a stunner speech at the National Book Awards last month about the problem with capitalism and the power o

Notre Dame's $3 million dollar PBS series on Easter 1916 revealed
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Liam Neeson to narrate three-part series and feature length movie to give new perspective to Irish history.

5 Reasons White People Don’t Have to Hate People of Color to Be Racist -
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It’s tough to feel like part of the problem. But everyone should know these ways that even the most “well-intended” white person can partici

Final Paper
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Abstract Each person has the right to judge for themselves who they are and express themselves in the way that is most meaningful to their l

Final Paper
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Well its great that I can do another blog. turn in all my makeup work so far and I'm getting ready to grind these last four weeks, give it e

The Disparity in Health Care and Resources for African-American Women
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When I was fourteen years old I found a small lump in my left breast. That lump would later grow to the size and shape of a small lemon. Whe

Writing Response #7
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Since my major is Criminal Justice, I think I want to focus on the LGBT community on the police force and in the jail. This is not a very ta

Final Paper!!!
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America used to be the leading country in innovation, technology, and design. The steady decline has been linked to a disparities gap in the

New Statesman | Grayson Perry: The rise and fall of Default Man
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How did the straight, white, middle-class Default Man take control of our society – and how can he be dethroned?

Afrofuturism takes flight: from Sun Ra to Janelle Monáe | Music | The Gu...
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A new generation of artists are exploring afrofuturism – Outkast and Janelle Monáe take the philosophy to the mainstream, while Flying Lotus

Afropunk, Black Diversity, And What Marketers Need To Know | Rob Fields ...
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This article originally appeared on Forbes.com on Thursday, August 21, 2014In his book, Who’s Afraid of Post-Blackness, author and MSNBC hos

Kate Bush asks fans not to use phones or tablets at London comeback gigs
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Singer joins growing backlash against filming performances, telling fans she wants to 'have contact with you as an audience'