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Life After: Kehinde Wiley

Acclaimed painter Kehinde Wiley was first introduced to his craft when his mother enrolled him in art school as a child while living in South Central Los Angeles.  He used to visit museums and read art history books with paintings … Continue reading

14. March 2013 by taliawhyte
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Focus on Race & Politics

I talked with Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick about the importance of racial diversity in politics today.  This coming a day after Patrick announced that Mo Cowan would become the interim senator replacing John Kerry.  Patrick is the first black governor … Continue reading

31. January 2013 by taliawhyte
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Zadie Smith: Life After

British author Zadie Smith became an instant literary success upon the publication of her first book White Teeth in 2000.  The novel is a semi-autobiographical tale about living in London’s new multicultural landscape.  Many of her subsequent books including her … Continue reading

25. January 2013 by taliawhyte
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That’s a Fact: Young, Gifted & Black

Bunker Hill Community College held the opening reception Feb. 9 for its latest exhibit “That’s a Fact: Young, Gifted and Black.” Many of the area’s best and brightest artists, filmmakers, musicians, writers and photographers were invited to display and celebrate … Continue reading

23. February 2012 by taliawhyte
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