Writing

Detroit/Puerto Rico Solidarity Exchange Network @ Hyperallergic

DETROIT — Contemporary vernacular has a way of turning specific terms into more general concepts (for example, “OCD” and “addict”), which can lead to the erasure of those who suffer from the traditional condition. “Colonizers” is one of those words. While its mainstream use — as a kind of shorthand for the entitlement and resource grabbing committed […]

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Summer, summer, summer time @ Knight Arts blog

Above: Previous Allied Media Conference participants. Photo by Ara Howrani, courtesy of Allied Media Projects. There is nothing like the spring-to-summer transition in Detroit to watch the art scene explode in a flurry of activity. The unseasonably warm and humid temperatures that scorched the Detroit Metro area over Memorial Day weekend did nothing to hamper […]

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