by Adriel LuisEarlier this month my group iLL-Literacy performed at the Trinity International Hip Hop Festival in Hartford, CT. Although many of the folks we met during the festival were really dope, down to earth people, there was also a frighteningly large presence of people that you'd expect to see at something called an "international hip hop festival." You know, the knit caps, the worn-out hoodies, and the noses staunchly pointed upward at ...

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Posted on April 23, 2008

Welcome to Thickwitness- the blog from a girl with hips.This is, primarily, a collection of pixels devoted to celebrating the full body of the black female experience. No. Ew. Gross. That last line sounds entirely too much like it was written by one of my white female allies.Which isn't really what I want to do right here. Hmmm. Okay. Here it go. Feel me on this.If you wish you still had a Magna Doodle, a Lite Brite, a Kid Sister doll or access ...

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Posted on March 4, 2008

get your daily dose of hips and thick and wit. with me. first to know when we've posted at an insane a part of a cadre of self defined thick witted readers.listen to the testimony of other thickwitnesses as they guest blog.oh, it's pretty fly. like you. pretty and here if you want to subscribe via email. we won't flood your inbox. just one post a here if you want to subscribe via RSS. i don't really know what ...

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