When I first arrived in Japan back in , my identity was comprised of three major components: I was an African-American, a New Yorker and an aspiring wordsmith. I was that cocksure. But that soothsayer could have congratulated himself on having said some rather serious, er, sooth. Decades before I departed the U. Have you people finally made up your minds? This hyphenated African -American label suits your needs?
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Search Submit. American Girl , an art form that has reportedly been around for years, is a portrait of a woman with black ink in her hair, body and face, set against some sort of domestic interior in the background. As people demanded to be recognized, artists at the time gave their full support to these protests not by marching and writing but via visual arts. Support Pan-African Journalism Subscribe.