2018 An Ode to Black Asses
“The redemptive community supercedes immoral social systems, and the act of bearing witness, even on a small scale, can make change happen.” –– Peter Ling
A stool and a set of custom-designed, hand-sewn cushions and labels commemorate the Civil Rights sit-ins in Greensboro, North Carolina and the students of the SNCC with texts from René Maran’s Batouala and James Weldon Johnson’s Lift Every Voice and Sing.
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University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Bennett Women’s College
James B. Dudley High School
North Carolina A&T State