Beautiful and Ethnique

Beautiful and Ethnique

I always wonder about the term “ethnic” and how it’s used in various media to mean all manners of things. From the “tribal” African to the “earthy” Black woman, the term is rather generic and loaded at the same time. But this Behance project is beautiful executed, generic signifiers notwithstanding. Enjoy the curious contradictions! :)

‘The Missing Peace’ Is Beautiful

I love a good story. Rachel Benjamin‘s short titled ‘The Missing Peace‘ does an amazing job of capturing a coming of age story in such a short space. Check it out below! It’s based on story by Edwidge Danticat and it takes place in Haiti. This...
The Horn Of Africa is Beautiful

The Horn Of Africa is Beautiful

Today we kick off a series of posts on the Horn of Africa, the people, the culture and yes, the famine, too. We’re really excited to share this with you and we’ve set up a special section on the site to house the posts. We have a few guest posts lined up for the section as well as many, many links, blogs, twitters and stories to share with you.