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The American Plan

The American Plan

I used to live in Alabama. Why did I not know about him? Or even just a single example of the several hundred who were executed by mob in my state. Where were the memorials? “You ask anybody in this country to name one African-American lynched between 1877 and 1950, and they can’t give a…

TeaMarrr Details Her Artistry, Soulful Inspirations & Unveils Exploratory EP ‘Before I Spill Myself’ [Interview]

TeaMarrr Details Her Artistry, Soulful Inspirations & Unveils Exploratory EP ‘Before I Spill Myself’ [Interview]

Photo Credit: Tyren ReddIn an exclusive interview, the Los Angeles-based singer shares how she’s been coping with quarantine, details her upbringing in Boston, MA, and opens up about her artistry.Hailing from Boston, Massachusetts, TeaMarrr is a dynamic singer-songwriter who specializes in penning music about relationships. Her range encompasses the sticky, tender and sweet moments found…

Graciliano Ramos and the Plague

Graciliano Ramos and the Plague

Graciliano Ramos. In 1915, long before he became one of Brazil’s most acclaimed novelists, Graciliano Ramos was a young man trying to make it as a journalist in Rio de Janeiro. I’d always heard that he failed in his pursuit of this career. Shy, homesick, and unsuited to the sophisticated conditions of big-city life, he…

Mount Auburn emergency physician authors apocalypse-era comic book

Mount Auburn emergency physician authors apocalypse-era comic book

The opening scene of Colin Devonshire’s graphic novel came to him in a dream.A Boston-based emergency physician and comic book author, Devonshire woke up after envisioning a picturesque suburban street, where everyone tending to their lawns is suddenly and inexplicably prompted to mass migrate to the same place. There begins the doctor’s crowdfunded and partially…