As I am wont to do, here is a collection of tweets from the awesome U Penn conference The Future of Race and Science: Regression or Revolution? that I couldn’t attend. So many of my favorite folks were there! #pennprss
Anonymous asked: funny how none of you (black) feminists cared about McQueen back when he did Shame and Hunger. But now, just because he made a movie about slavery, he's a big hero. He should be a hero for making great movies, not for making great movies about slavery.
What’s your *actual* point?
Because I’m pretty sure your beef is with the gatekeepers and not me…
And not for nothing. I walked out of Shame b/c I didn’t like the way the Black girl character was being fetishized.