Jeff Stilson
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//Columns

Obsessing About Black Beauty Never Goes Out of Fashion
14 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

The year 2009 saw no shortage of jumping-off points for wrestling with how black folks regard their visages, how everyone else regards black visages, and how we all negotiate the distance between the two.

//Reviews

Good Hair
7 Mar 2010 // 4:00 PM

Chris Rock embarks upon a comical/serious inquiry into the supercharged waters of black' hair that strays into arenas of beauty and racial identity.

//Blogs

'Good Hair' Offers Great Insights, Comedy
23 Oct 2009 // 7:30 AM

In his new documentary, Chris Rock takes on a very controversial subject. No, it's not about race, though ethnicity and cultural factors do enter into

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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