October 19, 2017

Wednesday Afternoon Thread: Old School R&B Divas

Karyn White - The Way You Love Me … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: Black To The Future – Afrofuturism

Good Morning POU! We continue looking at the fascinating genre of afrofuturism within current musicians and artists. 'Slavery stripped blacks of almost every possible form of identity. National, familial, religious, and tribal identity was … [Read more...]

Tuesday Evening Thread: Wine It Down

So what's been in the news today? … [Read more...]

Tuesday Afternoon Thread: Old School R&B Divas

Angela Bofill - Tonight I Give In … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: Black To The Future – Afrofuturism

Good Morning POU! The Afrofuturist approach to music was first propounded by Sun Ra. Born in Alabama, Sun Ra's music coalesced in Chicago in the mid-1950s, when together with The Arkestra he began recording music that drew from hard bop and … [Read more...]

Monday Afternoon Thread: Old School R&B Divas Part 2

Miki Howard - Come Share My Love … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: Black To The Future – Afrofuturism

Good Morning POU! This week we're gonna take an intergalactic trip into the world of Afrofuturism! Afrofuturism is a cultural aesthetic, philosophy of science, and philosophy of history that combines elements of science fiction, historical … [Read more...]