MANIFESTO AND METHODS OF THE ARCHIVAL BODY

MANIFESTO AND METHODS OF THE ARCHIVAL BODY

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A Daughter’s Cosmography

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NADIA MBONDE Artist’s Statement Inspired by Ntozake Shange’s A Daughter’s Geography, “A Daughter’s Cosmography,” is a series of nine pairings of poetry and photography that reflect on concepts of self-care, self-love, ritual, healing, daughtership, mothering and “the politics of the personal.” These ideas, which blur the boundary between theory and politics, reflect my interaction with Audre Lorde’s writings and poetry …