Langston Hughes: A brief history and a story

Langston Hughes was born, James Mercer Langston Hughes on February 1, 1902, in Joplin Missouri. He was partially named after his grandfather, John Mercer Langston, a free born attorney, abolitionist and politician and the founding dean of Howard University‚Äôs law school. Hughes had a complicated upbringing, his dad left the family shortly after his birthContinue reading “Langston Hughes: A brief history and a story”

Driskell’s “Jazz Singer (Lady of Leisure, Fox) Discussion w/ ElleBeah

This episode is a little different. I consider it a “pre-episode” episode. It’s more like an introduction into the work of David Driskell, the artist I’ll be covering next on The Whole Art Nebula. In this, I discuss his work titled, “Jazz Singer (Lady of Leisure, Fox)” with my good friend ElleBeah. This is justContinue reading “Driskell’s “Jazz Singer (Lady of Leisure, Fox) Discussion w/ ElleBeah”