My current understanding of the social-media “follower” concept has led me to stop following individuals who are appear to me not active on their accounts or not strong news/research sources. However, these ‘unworthy’ followers cannot be forgotten (by me). This means I need to write a Blog post to properly respect these voices instead of just throwing them away.

  • @1491s: “The 1491s is a sketch comedy group based in the wooded ghettos of Minnesota and buffalo grass of Oklahoma. They are a gaggle of…”
  • @ADIE_ML: “Urban planner, PHD'er, cyclist and foodie blogging in Austin on 140 characters or less!”
  • @AfricaTGreen: “A charity, which showcases the work of African green entrepreneurs who are protecting their environment.”
  • @AFRICANEXPORT: “Perfectly Imperfect Realist Beauty & Lifestyle Blogger/Vlogger, Media Personality, & just all around dope chick. Business Inquiries…”
  • @Afrowomanist: “Pan Africanist , Anti-Imperialist/Neo-Colonialist: Justice seeker (Africa, Middle East& wherever it's non existent).Freedom lover!A soul…”
  • @AJSouth2North: “Watch South2North with Redi Thlabi as she mixes intelligent journalism with personal and humorous interviews. On Al Jazeera Friday 19h30GMT…”
  • @AmarahCh: “I love ideas || BBM: C001E0D4B…”
  • @AntonioFrench: “Dad, Husband, @21stWard Alderman, founded @North_Campus and @HealSTL, @AuburnU grad, devoted @AuburnFootball fan, @WUSTL…”
  • @atlantic_impact: “More than half of all schools have eliminated educational field trips due to a lack of funds. We close the gap.”
  • @BernadetteDavis: “Past, present, future: blogger, bookworm, dancer, editor, feminist, mother, nerd, Southerner, student, traveler & writer. Opinions are my own.”
  • @BHFacts: “The place where Black History is celebrated 365 days a year. Enjoy!”
  • @BlackCognizance: “once you have been awakened from mental slavery, it's hard to go back to sleep.”
  • @BlackYouthProj: “We are a platform that highlights the voices and ideas of Black millennials.”
  • @blerdnation: “BlerdNation is where we find out what other Blerds are up to and into. It’s positivity. It’s encouragement. Alone we are Blerds; together, we are…”
  • @blkeducator: “prof, scholar-activist, father. People change people not time. Progress is not inevitable; exploitation of the weak is. Doing nothing makes u complicit.”
  • @BrownSugarYogi: “I’m Larissa + I’m passionate about encouraging women of color to adopt a yoga + meditation practice | RTY 200 | Yoga Instructor | Student of Love + Life…”
  • @ChetoManji: “Risk analyst. Sub-Saharan Africa coverage, mostly West Africa. Views mine…”
  • @CHIRLA: “CHIRLA was formed in 1986 to advance the human and civil rights of immigrants and refugees in Los Angeles. Educate, Organize, & Advocate…”
  • @clydeanderson: “Economic Renewal Specialist/Author/Speaker/Entrepreneur Over 400 x on CNN helping u plant & cultivate seeds for financial freedom…”
  • @DanielleBelton: “Writer. Blogger. Managing Editor: @theroot. I also tweet at: @blacksnob …”
  • @DNLee5: “#NewProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow…”
  • @DrVEvansWinters: “Dr. Evans-Winters' interests are sociology of education, educational policy, critical race theory, & feminism(s). Professor, author, & certified therapist.”
  • @estherarmah: “Podcast Radio Host 'THE SPIN' @TheSpinEA via Accra & NPR Washington DC airs US,Ghana,London Journalism Lecturer Webster Univer…”
  • @fiyawata: “Professional Black Girl™ | Producer | #HBCUProf | #BLACKSTAR | #WHODAT| Queen of Bright Ideas…”
  • @GeneralNikkiX: “Black Militant Activist & Co-Founder of The Black Fist Organization™. This Twitter Account is the ONLY AUTHENTIC account for The Black…”
  • @globaljourno: “Editor @taketwo @kpcc. Former @bbc and @npr. Book author. Thoughts my own. Most often found wearing headphones…”
  • @farai: “Journalist, Academic, Author, The Episodic Career…”
  • @FarsightedGirl: “Journalist, author & blogger of #travel, culture, #music & fashion.#binder Lover of passion fruit. Climber of volcanoes. Teacher of #journalism. [R.Cummings-Yeates]”
  • @GreenBiotechie: “Zorina E. Bowen…”
  • @harumutasa: “Aljazeera correspondent. [LinkedIn.com]”
  • @harryallen: “Hip-Hop Activist & Media Assassin MOTTO: Educate and excite, inform and infuriate.”
  • @HDHoodDesign: “Walter Hood”
  • @HenryLouisGates: “Dir. of @HutchinsCenter, African & African American Research & Alphonse Fletcher University Professor, @Harvard. #AfricasCivilizationsPBS…”
  • @JamilahLemieux: “Girl of the South Side. Vice President, News and Men's Programming-Interactive One. Watch for the hook.”
  • @jelani9: “Harlem Resident, Staff Writer @NewYorker. Professor @Columbiajourn, Foxhole Atheist.”
  • @jeremyjewitt: “Educator. Louisiana native. I tweet about race and/in education. Opinions are my own.”
  • @jreneecohen: “Retired Scientist | Passionate about #STEM #diversity | #HowardU + #JohnsHopkins alumna | Former @AAASFellowships…”
  • @Kalkidafrique: “Proud Aunt, All things Politics, Health, Technology and Mountains. Amazed by grace.”
  • @KimberlyNFoster: “Harvard woman. Feminist. Founder. (@ForHarriet @BlkMediaMinute) Lover and doer of dope things. snapchat: kimberlynfoster, Rep @jenazantian…”
  • @lastrealindians: “What good is media without a purpose?”
  • @LVBurke: “media owner | chess player | #CapitolHill @NBCBLK @TheRoot @Politic365 | @TVOneTV | alum @SenateDems @ABC…”
  • @maliniw90th: “Economist in Climate Change academic research. Commentary on Climate Change, World Economy, Politics, India. RTs are not endorsements.”
  • @MariamVeiszadeh: “@DailyLifeAu Woman of the Year • Lawyer • Diversity & Inclusion practitioner • @Welcome2Aussie & @TarongaZoo Ambassador…”
  • @molarawood: “Writer, journalist, editor. Communicator. Cultural critic. Culture activist. Sylvan historian.Yoruba Ronu. Author of 'Indigo'.”
  • @mrdaveyd: “Journalist, Hip Hop historian, political junkie, Breakdown FM, Hard Knock Radio, OLM News (Free Speech TV) Raider fan, part time gigilo for ladies…”
  • @NativeApprops: “Writer behind Native Appropriations. ᏣᎳᎩᎯ ᎠᏰᎵ (Cherokee Nation) professor studying Native higher ed.”
  • @NayabaA: “Amsterdam News Editor, international print & radio journalist. Activist. Mother of 2. Brooklyn resident. Breast cancer survivor living with MS.”
  • @NBUF: “The National Black United Front is a broad-based organization which includes all social, political & religious sections of the Black community…”
  • @necessaryblack: “Diasporan Afrikan. ✊ REAL booty preservationist. Reminder of beauty, necessity, and value.”
  • @nidhidutt: “journalist. storyteller. media consultant.”
  • @ntvkenya: “Kenya's #1 brand on Twitter. First for breaking news, home to the best entertainment on TV.”
  • @OkiyaOmtatah: “Reformist|Human Rights Activist| Executive Director Kenyans for Justice and Development (KEJUDE) Trust.”
  • @OutdoorAfro: “We celebrate and inspire Black leadership in nature.”
  • @PenielJoseph: “Founding Director Center for the Study of Race and Democracy @TheLBJSchool…”
  • @Taharka2015: “You are entitled to your own opinion; but you are NOT entitled to your facts…”
  • @prisonculture: “Founder Project NIA (@projectnia), Co-Founder (@chitaskforce), (@ChiFreeSchool) & (@loveprotectorg) Abolitionist, Organizer, Educator…”
  • @redefinepower: “Redefining Black Power is a multimedia history project based on the African American experience in the Age of Obama out Feb '12.”
  • @RenataPumarol: “Deputy Director @nychange. Driving comms & digital strategy. Latinoamericanista empedernida.”
  • @RosebellK: “multimedia|writer|speaker |social justice|conflict |women's rights| passionate nomad |@WEF Young Global Leader…”
  • @SAFIPureMag: “A new wellness, health, and self-expression magazine for women of color.”
  • @sahaley: “asst. prof of gender studies & african american studies at ucla; abolitionist; black feminist historian…”
  • @sarankjones: “founder & ceo of @faceafrica. clean water advocate. global citizen. digital nomad. fortune hunter.”
  • @see_africa: “When you think of Africa, what springs to mind? Nobel Prize winners? Successful businesses & thriving agriculture? No? Step this way! ”
  • @sjjphd: “Scholar|Professor of Communication. I study Race|Activism|Feminism|Media. Yogi|Runner|Lover|Nerd.”
  • @sotrueradio: “News/Public Affairs radio show hosted by Margaret Prescod. Airs Tuesdays to Fridays 7-8 AM PST at KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles…”
  • @stanleybentu: “Radio Host on @wefmng…”
  • @SybrinaFulton: “Proud Mom of Trayvon Martin & Jahvaris Fulton…”
  • @thecomprehensiv: “Focused on re-building the black community; stronger, healthier and wealthier. A people worthy of the sacrifices our ancestors made for us.”
  • @tidjanedeme: “#TechOptimist #AfricaOptimist #EntrepreneurshipOptimist #yeahOptimist (Also Partner @PartechVentures. But Tweets my own…”
  • @tnwhiskeywoman: “Currently: Emerging Writers Fellow @ BuzzFeed. 🖋: pop culture crit, personal essays, poetry, fiction, screenplays.”
  • @UKenyatta: “President of The Republic of Kenya.”
  • @urbandata: “Advancing collection & public use of urban data. DataHaven (@CTData) Executive Director, but tweets here don't represent my employer.”
  • @VidaStarr: “Radio producer/personality at KPFK 90.7FM L.A. • Hip Hop • Social Justice • Media • ZΦB…”

My current understanding of the social-media “follower” concept has led me to stop following individuals who are appear to me not active on their accounts or not strong news/research sources. However, these ‘unworthy’ followers cannot be forgotten (by me). This means I need to write a Blog post to properly respect these voices instead of just throwing them away.

  • @BlackFoodie: “exploring food through a Black lens…”
  • @CHEFAHKI: “Professional blogger,educator, natural food chef and thought leader. Psssst …. Illness Ain't Neccesary..Pass It On.http://facebook.com/TheChefAhki …”
  • @CHOCOVIVO: “Stone Ground Chocolate made from bean to bar. Not your typical chocolate bar. So it begs the question: What is Chocolate?”
  • @dherbs: “Home of the Full Body Cleanse. Feel younger, healthier, cleaner & leaner 💁🏽Open: M-F 8-6pm PST Sat 9-2pm…”
  • @foodculturist: “The UpSouth Cookbook (Countryman Press/WW Norton). @cropstories editor. @Heritage_Radio Alum.”
  • @katiekeikot: “Katie Keiko”
  • @localiyours: “Locali Healthy Convenience – Organic Deli & Natural Foods Market with a last meal worthy menu. Certified Los Angeles Green Business…”
  • @RawExperimentGB: “Raw Vegan convert. Enjoying a clean and healthy life. Producing a documentary about going Raw called The Raw Experiment.”
  • @RawFoodGuru: “Just try adding some RAW foods into your life and see how you feel ;) We are what we eat. Making Raw Lifestlye easier for you and me!”
  • @SoLAFoodCoop: “The SoLA Food Co-op's goal is to create a source for natural, organic, non-GMO food in South Los Angeles that's owned by the community of South Los Angeles…”
  • @SoulVegetarian2: “The BEST Southern Cuisine with Vegan choices.”
  • @tambra: “Fierce Fighter for Food, Faith, Fitness, Family and Freedom for All. NOBIDAN Public Policy Chair. Founder of @nativsol kitchen.”
  • @TassilisRaw: “Tassili's Raw Reality is Atlanta's raw vegan cafe'. We specialize in raw vegan cuisines and provide an unique variety of raw vegan entrees.”
  • @VeganTwins: “Somehow raising kids on foods that contain no protein or other essential nutrients since 2009…”

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Dave Winer [davewiner] Los Angeles Officials To ICE: Stop Identifying Yourselves As Police. [npr.org]

Susan Kelechi Watson [skelechiwatson] Lil known #bhm fact, #MarcusGarvey married my greatx2 Aunt Amy making him my greatx2 uncle. Amy was a trailblazer… [twitter.com]

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My current understanding of the social-media “follower” concept has led me to stop following individuals who are appear to me not active on their accounts or not strong news/research sources. However, these ‘unworthy’ followers cannot be forgotten (by me). This means I need to write a Blog post to properly respect these voices instead of just throwing them away.

  • @40AcresBrooklyn: “Spike Lee's 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks is officially on twitter. INSTAGRAM: @40acresandamulefilmworks”
  • @a24media: “Africa 24 produces compelling content that makes people want to peek, or gawk, or listen up.”
  • @AfricaChannelUK: “Bringing you the best programming inspired by Africa, 24 hours a day on Sky 209 and Virgin Media 293.”
  • @bunitv: “The leading VOD platform for top African films, tv shows, and more.”
  • @ARRAYNow: “Focused on films made by people of color and women – and the audiences who love them. Founded in 2010 by @AVA. Inclusive images.”
  • @CenterWillHold: “Writer/Director of 'The Fourth Kind' 'Evidence' Producer/Director of 'Falling Skies'”
  • @CINEMATIQmag: “Voice of Distinct Perspectives on Black images in Cinema.”
  • @CinemaInNoir: “We discuss all things cinema–from a black female perspective. Sundays @ 6 PM, EST. Hosted by @FilmFatale_NYC, @ReelTalker & @reelsistas.”
  • @ElicianaN: “I'm a filmmaker. My recent work @thesummerofgods…”
  • @GPBmadeit: “Used to play ball. Now I write & direct movies & watch my boys play. LOVE & BASKETBALL, SECRET LIFE OF BEES, BEYOND THE LIGHTS, SHOTS…”
  • @FilmAfrica: “Film Africa is the @RoyAfriSoc's annual London festival celebrating the best African cinema. Join us!”
  • @filmriot: I am covering their Youtube channel.
  • @JulieDash: “DGA Director. Writer. Producer. Mother of N'Zinga Chinue Fielder-Arana…and her little dog too.”
  • @InvUniDoc: “A feature work-in-progress doc on the history of blackness in speculative fiction Prod/Dir – M. Asli Dukan #BlackSciFiDoc”
  • @MontreMissouri: “@HowardU Film Professor | Founder & Creative Director @parallelfilms #LocalEqualsGlobal | Author of http://www.blackmagicwomanfilm.com …”
  • @munaotaru: “griot…”
  • @NewNegressFilm: “a core collective of Black woman filmmakers whose priority is to create community and spaces for support, exhibition and consciousness-raising.”
  • @ObaOxum: “Artist – Film – Transmedia – Maker Director of THROUGH A LENS DARKLY documentary & THE 1WORLD1FAMILY Community Engagement Project…”
  • @ScreenAnarchy: Screen Anarchy is home to the leading voices in global cinema. The world of film is a big place. We know stuff.
  • @SpikeLee: “The truly official Spike Lee Twitter account. That's the Truth Ruth! Follow Me On Instagram @OfficialSpikeLee.”
  • @TOBlackFilmFest: “Co-Presented by TD Bank & Global News, TBFF gives unique voices in cinema the chance to present audiences with new ways of looking at the…”

My current understanding of the social-media “follower” concept has led me to stop following individuals who are appear to me not active on their accounts or not strong news/research sources. However, these ‘unworthy’ followers cannot be forgotten (by me). This means I need to write a Blog post to properly respect these voices instead of just throwing them away.

  • @4BlackThen: “Black Then…”
  • @AfricainWords: “Africa in Words is a blog focusing on cultural production and Africa. We cover books, art, film, history, music, ideas and people and the ways they interact.”
  • @AfricanaSJU: “Africana Studies is the investigation of ideas, culture, experiences, literature, religion, philosophy, history, and ways of life of people of African descent.”
  • @AfricanWriter1: “African literature, writers & ideas, since 2004. | Submissions to write [at] africanwriter [.] com…”
  • @alondra: “Author of @sociallifeofdna. @columbiasocsci professor + dean. @asa_skat chair-elect. @datasociety board member.”
  • @AkwantuoWriting: “Akwantuo is a platform for writing and writers focusing on Africa. We publish writing and organize workshops. Since 2009.”
  • @angelaflournoy: “Books, snacks and life (emphasis on snacks). Debut novel THE TURNER HOUSE is available via @HMHbooks. I don't read DMs.”
  • @AWeheliye: “African American Studies, Northwestern University…”
  • @blackauthors: “Literary community for anyone who brings a book to life.”
  • @blackfacts: “http://BlackFacts.com is the world’s oldest & largest online repository of #Black #History information.”
  • @BlerdBookClub: “Many minds wrapped around a good book. Join our Goodreads group, #Blerdbookclub chats on Twitter. We booknerd hard in these tweets!”
  • @BonVivantUK: “The NAME is Àyò̩délé Morocco-Clarke. Wordsmith & Nonconformist. At other times I am a lawyer, #NuclearEnergy, #Environmental, Oil&Gas law expert…”
  • @booksaboutafric: “I love to read books with an African touch…”
  • @brittlepaper: “African literature and literary culture via news, poetry, fiction, and gossip.”
  • @DWill5: “Teacher. Questor. Soul Story. Bridge Builder. Conduit. Under (and Above) Ground Conductor. Professor of African American Literature.”
  • @CainePrize: “The Caine Prize for African Writing, now in its 17th year. Always something new from Africa…”
  • @CapricornRadio: “rained as an Systems Analyst and employed in the energy industry, host James Swagger embraces research in order to unveil our true cultural blueprint…”
  • @carolynedgar: “Lawyer and writer. Chocolate-coated, freaky and habit-forming. Detroiter in my heart, New Yorker in my soul.”
  • @chikaunigwe: “writer,mother,wife, TEDxEuston team. My latest novel is Night Dancer (Jonathan Cape, 2012) . Author On Black Sisters Street (Jonathan…”
  • @chrisabani
  • @DarkMattersProj: “Raising the profile of POC in genre media :: social justice & representation site: https://thisisdarkmatters.org/ …”
  • @DoulaLoves: “Spiritual Doula, RN, Author, Childbirth Educator, Pregnancy Life Coach, Prenatal Yoga Instructor.”
  • @drjendwilliams: “Assistant Professor of English & Women’s and Gender Studies; writer & black feminist cultural critic; loves greens, cornbread, and (savory) grits…”
  • @DrIbram: “@UF Historian ~ @BlkPerspectives Editor ~ #NY Born ~ @FAMU_1887 Made ~ Author of #Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of …”
  • @DumiLM: “CUNY prof, suburban inequality, education, gender justice, author of 'Inequality in the Promised Land', and infamous hater of Drake…”
  • @eimasuen: “Nigerian novelist, medical doctor, Warri boy, father and husband.”
  • @EsoWon: “EsoWon Books located at 4327 Degnan Blvd. is one of the largest African American Bookstores in the country.”
  • @GelanLambert: “Artist of Haitian roots, versatile in all art disciplines (uncategorized), who's been blessed 2 have graced the stage w/ legends. Ayo! 🇭🇹🇺🇸🍒🖤🍏👣✌🏿”
  • @historianspeaks: “On the scene with a scholarly lean. #HBCU Professor, #Historian, #Author/ Studies #Africa, #African Americans, and the #African Diaspora…”
  • @HUEMANBOOKS: “Largest Online African American Bookstore located in Harlem carrying all ebooks and books. Calendar of events including special book signings with…”
  • @hystericalblkns: “Christina Sharpe. Professor. Monstrous Intimacies (Duke 2010). http://amzn.to/kZHlpd In the Wake (Duke 2016).”
  • @iamblackscifi: “http://BlackSci-Fi.Com is the premier site for Sci-Fi,Sci-Fact & other Speculative Fiction; highlighting its impact on black culture.”
  • @Icess: “An Afro-Latino writer, blogger, storyteller, and social media fan girl. I tell cool stories and I help people write better. #VONA15 alum Kimibilo Fellow 2016…”
  • @ikhide: “I am a reader who writes. Highly opinionated to the point of distraction. The book and the library are dying. Ideas live.”
  • @Isabelwilkerson: “Author of The Warmth of Other Suns, about the search for freedom during the Great Migration, a watershed in American history.”
  • @JedidahIslerPhD: “Relentless Dreamer / Astrophysicist / Science Lover / Innovator / TED Fellow / Founder & Host @VanguardSTEM / @NatGeo Emerging Explorer / …”
  • @JG_PACA: “JG_PACA provides access to a collection of films, and publications that highlight a 30-year career in cultural activism through the lens of Pan…”
  • @jmjafrx: “black diasporic things | "an intoxication of pleasurable amusement" | assistant prof of africana studies & history @ johns hopkins u | married to #NOLa”
  • @Lit_for_Life: “A viral lit resource center for teachers collides with our revolving literary salon. If you’re an English teacher or writer/journalist we want to meet you!”
  • @MANUAMPIM: “Historian and primary researcher specializing in Africana Studies…”
  • @MarlonJames5: “[author of A Brief History of Seven Killings]”
  • @montmaven: “writer. essayist. poet. artist. photographer. chef consultant: development economist,entrepreneur Life/Business Coach…”
  • @Mutabaruka_Ja: “Poet. The Cutting Edge. Steppin' Razor. Jamaica. Africa.”
  • @MsTerryMcMillan: “I write novels. I try to live honestly and not selfishly. Though sometimes I fail. Will try harder.”
  • @MsJayye: “Poet, author, creative catalyst determined to LIVE OUT LOUD, ON PURPOSE!”
  • @myHNN: “History News Network is wholly devoted to the task of putting events in the news into historical perspective every day.”
  • @myloveisaverb: “ackie's Daughter | Author, For Sizakele | Poet | Performance Activist…”
  • @Nalo_Hopkinson: “Fantasy/science fiction writer. Achy crafter. Fibro. Neurodiverse. Mouthy Jcan cisfemme w power tools.”
  • @NatalieBaszile: “Author of the novel Queen Sugar from @PamelaDormanbks. Tea drinker. Movie lover. Member of the San Francisco Writers' Grotto…”
  • @NisiShawl: “Award-winning sf/f author; Clarion West alumna; singer; teacher; reviewer; editor; co-founder of the Carl Brandon Society; beginning birder; lover of MJ.”
  • @OneThroneMag: “Online literary magazine, published biannually. One Throne showcases the foremost in short fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry.”
  • @OctaviasBrood: “Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction from Social Justice Movements, an anthology of sci fi written by organizers/visionaries. Out on AK Press April 2015.”
  • @panashechig: “Founding editor(@MxVanguard). Novelist (Sweet Medicine http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0192XTPUG/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_awdo_OrRzwb02HJWJ6 …). Curator (@Abantu_ Book Festival)…”
  • @PYPM215: “The Philly Youth Poetry Movement – 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to helping Philly youth discover the power of their voices…”
  • @ProfKori: “author of award-winning book Living with Lynching. black feminist. cultural critic. runner. [Ida B. Wells]”
  • @rebeccawalker: “Writer. Producer. Mother. My novel, Adé: A Love Story is on its way to the big screen—with Madonna directing.”
  • @rinceya: “I like reading, writing, and retweeting. BookTuber. Contributing Editor at @BookRiot. Eater at all the restaurants. Spreadsheets are my spiritual gifting.”
  • @Rob_Bland: “Professor, hoops head, rap nerd. I study the Reconstruction era in American memory.”
  • @seelolago: “anthropologist. creator of @noshamemov and @meninwhiteshirt. she/her. third culture kid. ADD. RTs = we go together…”
  • @ShanaRedmond: “Scholar & Professor of Black culture and politics // Lover-Fighter // Writer // Music Enthusiast // Author of #Anthem…”
  • @Sisterswriteon: “#SistersWriteOn joins together women of color who write. Need inspiration? A book recommendation? We got you!”
  • @skylightbooks: “Indie Bookstore in Los Angeles. What a neighborhood bookstore should be. Tweets by several staffers.”
  • @snelsonus: “UCLA Professor of African and African American Art History, Director, UCLA African Studies Center. I see lots of shiny objects in the world. Tweets…”
  • @SoledadFrancis: “Educated. Uppity. Bourgeois. Art History Professor at GSU. In love with Tennessee. Read about me in the novel SOLEDAD by Brandi L. Bates…”
  • @tayari: “Author of SILVER SPARROW & LEAVING ATLANTA. New novel; AN AMERICAN MARRAIGE forthcoming 2/2018.”
  • @thenaomijackson: “Author of novel THE STAR SIDE OF BIRD HILL (2015, Penguin Press). Brooklynite. Child of the Caribbean. Nomad.”
  • @thenewjimcrow: “Official news related to The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, by Michelle Alexander …”
  • @tchimurenga: “Author of No Doubt: The Murder(s) of Oscar Grant. I am a journalist, and Black Lives Have Always Mattered To Me.”
  • @tonya_writes: “Science fiction, fantasy & horror #writer. Read my stories at http://specfics.com…”
  • @Tseday: “I connect esoteric dots | Conscious Enlightenment | Faith | Eschatology | @yorkuniversity alumna…”
  • @vromans: “Independent since 1894.”
  • @WalidahImarisha: “Writer, educator, poet, public scholar. Co-editor Octavia's Brood: Sci Fi Stories from Social Justice Movements. Author Angels w Dirty Faces, & Scars/Stars.”
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  • @YALEAFAMstudies: “The African American Studies Department at Yale University…”