As I sit in my kitchen on a sunny summer afternoon, I reflect on the ups and downs of this past academic year. I have learned a lot over the past few months, but I am grateful that I am here, still standing, and settling into a renewed sense of purpose and hope. I say … More Black Feminist Archaeology Tour 2017 (Installment 1): the danger of forgetting your power while being Black in the academy
When I was much younger, one of my favorite things to do was to sit down and lose myself in a good historical documentary. I loved how these shows made history come alive, how the facts seem to be filled with vibrant color and texture. I soaked up every minute of these talking documents. However, … More When I grow up.