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A fly in the buttermilk: A Black woman with Irish roots

By August 22, 2020 No Comments

Nafeesah Allen is an American writer and independent researcher with a particular interest in literature, gender identity and diaspora studies within the global South. In her personal essay, she traces her grandmother’s genealogy from 1927 Alabama to Ireland…

Nafeesah Allen is an American writer and independent researcher with a particular interest in literature, gender identity and diaspora studies within the global South. In her personal essay, she traces her grandmother's genealogy from 1927 Alabama to Ireland...

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