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Hell Hath No Fury Like…Awakening, Falling Head First into Karma & the Bondwoman’s Vengeance

13 May 2016 KELISHA GRAVES The season 1 finale of WGN America’s Underground was like “BOOM!

Shades of Ebony and Blood: Flesh, Fantasy & Devil’s Snare

6 May 2016 KELISHA GRAVES Underground’s episode 9 was stuffed with flesh and fantasy in bloody,

A Gritty Cocktail: Messy Axiology, Performing Freedom & the One Drop Rule

29 April 2016 KELISHA GRAVES Ernestine: “We can survive anything,” Sam: “That’s what I’m afraid of

“Oh Lord, Pray, Sinner, Come:” The Cultural Reverberations of WGN’s Underground

21 April 2016 KELISHA GRAVES “Oh Lord, pray, sinner, come. Move, Daniel. Move!” -Ms. Ernestine’s song. opening

Nat Turner is Coming! A New Trajectory in Black Antebellum Filmography

28 January 2016 Kelisha Graves If you know anything about D.W. Griffith’s original film “Birth of a

The Paradoxical Flag Debate, Does Removing it Matter?

25 June 2015 Kelisha Graves  The memory of African people in this hemisphere of the world