Diepiriye Kuku
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Diepiriye Kuku is a New Delhi based Nigerian-American sociologist, public educationist, writer and choreographer from Kentucky.

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Blogs // 60 Articles
//Features

Hitchcock, Zeal and the Velvet Rope | 17 Jun 2010 // 5:00 PM

More than almost any other of the great directors, Hitchcock filled his films with characters that are either explicitly or implicitly coded as gay. And almost always as villainous.

Luther Is Drag: The Death of Vandross | 22 Sep 2009 // 5:00 PM

Luther took full ownership of the music. He loved the music and massaged fans’ eyes, ears, and sentiments with his arrangements, taking the plain, factory-produced, mundane regular pop hit to new, unfounded heights.

//Blogs

Starfleet Unitards for Women | 21 May 2010 // 1:01 AM

Trekkie compilations and more cocoa in Starfleet to confront viewers with the show's embedded sexism.

Thrills, Trills and Outcasts, But Still No Happy Homo in the 24th Century | 14 May 2010 // 4:00 AM

Is Star Trek only able to come out on the Internet?

//Mixed media
//Blogs

A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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