Roots And Culture
Roots And Culture by Lee Devonish - an essay about how hairstyling constructs racial identity and community.

Roots And Culture – how hairdressing constructs identity and race. Hair, as a somatic marker of race, has historically been used as a tool in order to construct racialized subjects for oppressive means. The politics of afro hair styling – to straighten or remain ‘natural’ – can often appear to be simple, yet there is […]

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