This is one of my favorite images in the book. It’s an image of the black theatre in the late nineteenth century. The image is being used to advertise a product but more importantly for my purposes, it shows an active and vital black cultural sphere, one in which the historical relationship between the black subject and food is picked up and used in theatrical production as an affirmation of desire.  High-res

This is one of my favorite images in the book. It’s an image of the black theatre in the late nineteenth century. The image is being used to advertise a product but more importantly for my purposes, it shows an active and vital black cultural sphere, one in which the historical relationship between the black subject and food is picked up and used in theatrical production as an affirmation of desire. 

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